DSP Group appointed Daniel Amir as its new corporate vice president, business development, strategy and investor relations with immediate effect and will be based in the Bay Area.
Before joining DSP Group, Daniel was a Managing Director at Ladenburg Thalmann, where he headed the equity research team covering semiconductor and hardware stocks. He previously headed the semiconductor research practices at Lazard Capital Markets and WRHambrecht. Daniel is a graduate of UCLA Anderson School of Management with an MBA in Finance.
"Daniel is a valuable addition to our management team who brings a deep understanding of our company and industry. His Silicon Valley presence, knowledge of and familiarity with our markets, business and capital markets are invaluable as we seek to expand and strengthen our presence globally," said Ofer Elyakim, CEO of DSP Group.
"I’m thrilled to join the DSP Group management team who I’ve known for nearly 12 years,” said Daniel Amir, “DSP Group is distinguished by an excellent management team, an entrepreneurial culture and a diversified product portfolio that is positioned for growth. The company has a long record of innovation and is currently at an inflection point with new products ramping into new markets. I look forward to helping to develop the business further and communicate the DSP Group story to the street.”