As Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Leibholz develops and leads ADI’s long-term technology strategy for applications across the company’s end markets, working closely with ADI's business units and manufacturing operations to drive ADI's competitive advantage. Mr. Leibholz is responsible for identifying, sourcing, and cultivating new business, technology and research opportunities, as well as developing foundational technology capabilities in support of the current and future needs of our markets and customers. Previously, Mr. Leibholz held the position of Vice President of the Communications Business Unit, during which time he oversaw a period of tremendous growth in the Business Unit as the company delivered best in class offerings for 4G and 5G in the wireless market and continued success in optical networking. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of ADI’s Consumer business, and Vice President of ADI’s Embedded Systems Product and Technology Group. Mr. Leibholz joined ADI in 2008 as Director of Engineering for ADI’s Digital Signal Processing business. Prior to joining Analog Devices, Mr. Leibholz served as an Engineering Director and Fellow at Advanced Micro Devices, and as a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems, having leadership responsibilities for processor architecture and development. He was also a Consulting Engineer at Digital Equipment Corp. and is listed as an inventor on 18 patents in computer architecture. Mr. Leibholz earned his BSEE and MSEE degrees from Brown University and serves on Brown’s School of Engineering Corporate Advisory Board and on the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Science and Education Fair.