Rick Hill has served as Chairman of the Board at Marvell Technology Group since 2016. Formerly the CEO and Chairman of Novellus Systems -- a leader in the design and manufacture of semiconductor equipment used to fabricate integrated circuits -- Mr. Hill has deep experience in all aspects of the semiconductor industry, as well as in corporate governance.
Prior to joining Novellus in 1993, Mr. Hill spent 12 years in senior leadership roles at Tektronix Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of test and measurement devices. Before his tenure at Tektronix, Mr. Hill held a range of engineering and management positions with General Electric, Motorola and Hughes Aircraft Company.
In addition to leading the Marvell Board of Directors, Mr. Hill serves as Chairman of the Board at Xperi Corporation, a company he also led as Interim CEO, in 2013. Additionally, Mr. Hill is on the Board of Directors for Cabot Corporation, Arrow Electronics and Symantec. He has previously served on the board of directors of LSI Corporation, Yahoo, Autodesk, and Planar Systems.
Mr. Hill earned a BS in Bioengineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and an MBA from Syracuse University.