K. Krishna Moorthy is the corporate vice president and managing director of the Rambus India Design Center. Krishna joined Rambus in 2011 and is responsible for the strategic operations of the company’s design center. Prior to Rambus, Krishna served as director of engineering, and subsequently, the managing director of the National Semiconductor India design center. Prior to that, he was the general manager of the R&D operations of the Defense Communications business at Bharat Electronics. Krishna worked to design the first ASIC in India that went into volume production and is used for many secure defense communication systems today.
Krishna has bachelor’s degrees in Engineering, Communications and Electronics from the College of Engineering, Trivandrum and Kerala University.