Marvell Technology Group Ltd.announced that Dean Jarnac is being promoted to Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. In this key role, Jarnac will lead Marvell’s global direct and channel sales activities. He takes over from Tom Lagatta who in May announced his decision to retire later this year. Jarnac joined Marvell in 2017 as the Company’s Vice President of North America Sales and Global Distribution and previously held positions of increasing sales responsibility at Samsung, Broadcom, Freescale, Altera and AMD. He graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering and holds an MBA from Boston University.
“I’m delighted to announce the promotion of Dean Jarnac to lead Marvell’s global sales activities and help us take our business to the next level across leading 5G, cloud, data center, enterprise and automotive customers,” said Matt Murphy, president and CEO of Marvell. “Dean is the right person for this strategic role given his demonstrated success in building strong customer partnerships and managing global organizations. He will be an invaluable addition to Marvell’s executive team and I look forward to working more closely with him in his expanded leadership capacity.”