HaiLa Appoints Ole Christian Andersen as New CEO
HaiLa Technologies Inc. is excited to announce that they have appointed Ole Christian Andersen as the new CEO and President. With a wealth of knowledge and success in the space, Ole is excited to lead HaiLa and enable low power wifi IP solutions to the industry.
Andersen’s last company Nangate was acquired by Silvaco in 2018, where he held the position of Vice President and General Manager until recently.
Prior to co-founding NanGate, Andersen held the position of Vice President and General Manager of Vitesse Semiconductors – Ethernet Products Division.
Before joining Vitesse, he served as CEO of Exbit Technology, a Danish company he founded in 1999. Exbit Technology was acquired by Vitesse in 2001.
From 1997 to 1999, he worked for Intel Corporation in Denmark as Engineering Manager for the switch IC group.
From 1994 to 1997, he worked for Cray Communications in Denmark, heading up the switch IC group. He was part of the team that headed Cray’s sales effort to Intel in 1997.
Prior to joining Cray Communications, . Andersen worked with EDA research and full-custom IC design for 4 years at the Technical University of Denmark and DELTA Electronics.
Ole Christian Andersen received his M.Sc.EE from the Technical University of Denmark, and has a B.Sc in Economics and Business Administration from the Copenhagen Business School.