July 1, 2020 — Xilinx announced the addition of Hasmukh Ranjan under the role of chief information officer. In an announcement posted below, Xilinx welcomed Hasmukh to the team. He will be responsible for managing the company’s information technology group.
We are delighted to announce that Hasmukh Ranjan has joined Xilinx as Chief Information Officer (CIO). As CIO, Hasmukh will lead Xilinx’s world-class information technology group, and drive our internal IT strategy, systems, and processes in support of our mission to Build the Adaptable, Intelligent World.
Hasmukh is joining Xilinx from Synopsys, where he served as the company’s CIO and Corporate Vice President of IT. During his 20+ year tenure at Synposys, Hasmukh received a “Top 500” supercomputing rank, implemented private cloud computing for engineering, embraced multi-core technology, and implemented a distributed processing library. He also led several corporate initiatives for new license and revenue models, managed system integration for mergers and acquisitions, as well as process transformations, and was the driver for the company’s machine learning and cloud initiatives.
While holding various senior leadership positions, Hasmukh became a member of the Synopsys Foundation Board and spearheaded several worldwide philanthropic initiatives.
We are excited to welcome Hasmukh to Xilinx. With his global experience and perspective, he’ll further our corporate-wide growth in information technology, infrastructure solutions, information security, data and analytics, and workforce productivity. Hasmukh will be located at our headquarters in San Jose, Calif.
Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies – from the endpoint to the edge to the cloud. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs and the ACAP, designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry and enable the adaptable, intelligent and connected world of the future.