Suman Narayan joined Fairchild in 2014 as vice president and general manager of the company’s Intelligent Power business unit. Under Narayan, the group is quickly innovating and bringing to market critical power delivery solutions serving renewable energy and telecommunication applications. Narayan’s organization works to incubate new markets, leveraging both mid-voltage and low-voltage field-effect transistors and integrated circuits.
Narayan previously served as general manager of Texas Instruments’ (TI) Motor Driver business unit, and prior to that, as general manager of TI’s ARM®-based Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and P&L unit.
He holds a master’s in electrical engineering and biomedical engineering from Iowa State University, as well as an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin. Narayan received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from PSG College of Technology in India.
Narayan has also published articles in technical publications and holds several patents in DSPs.