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Microchip Technology announces opening of Chennai, India research and development center

Microchip Technology announces opening of Chennai, India research and development center

July 9, 2019 - Microchip Technology announced that it has set up a new research and development center in Chennai, India. Spread over approximately one lakh square feet, the center is built on an existing 1.5-acre plot and is poised for further expansion and headcount growth, accommodating up to 1,200 employees.

Microchip has had a presence in Chennai since 2012 and has been growing steadily since then.  The center will focus on IC design, physical design, Computer-aided Design (CAD), application and software development.  It will also catalyze the development of the local ecosystem for integrated circuit design and specialized embedded systems development.

With additional development centers in Bangalore and Hyderabad, Microchip’s commitment to India has continued to grow over the years, with a six-fold increase in employees over the last 10 years to approximately 1,800 employees today. Microchip’s customer base in India has also grown to over 1,500 today. With more than 18 business units and corporate functions already present in India, Microchip’s continued investments in the region make it a player in the Indian semiconductor market.  

 

About Microchip Technology

Microchip Technology Inc. is a semiconductor supplier of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions. Its development tools and product portfolio enable customers to create optimal designs.

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