Semtech Names CEO

Camarillo-based Semtech has named a new CEO, saying yesterday that it has hired Mohan Maheswaran as President and CEO. Maheswaran replaces interim CEO John D. Poe, who has been acting as CEO since September. Poe remains on the company's board as Chairman. Maheswaran was most recently EVP and General Manager at Intersil Corporation, and was also at Elantec Semiconductor. Semtech is a provider of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products.