Mellanox Appoints Irwin Federman as Chairman of the Board

  Mellanox Appoints Irwin Federman as Chairman of the Board

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SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel -- June 18, 2013

Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of
high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers
and storage systems, today announced the appointment of Irwin Federman as
non-executive chairman of the company’s board of directors.  Mr. Federman has
served as a member of Mellanox’s Board of Directors since its inception in
June 1999, and is currently the company’s lead director.

“I am honored that Irwin Federman, my mentor since the company was founded,
has accepted the appointment of Mellanox’s chairman of the board,” said Eyal
Waldman, president and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “Irwin has been an
invaluable board member since the inception of the company and has been
instrumental in guiding and influencing the company’s direction. We look
forward to working with Irwin as the chairman of the board of directors as we
scale Mellanox for our next stages of growth.”

“I am honored to accept the appointment of chairman of the board of Mellanox
Technologies,” said Irwin Federman. “I have great confidence in Eyal and the
leadership team, as well as our board, and look forward to working with them
to build the company for the future.”

Federman has been a general partner of U.S. Venture Partners, a venture
capital firm, since April 1990. From 1988 to 1990, he was a managing director
of Dillon Read & Co., an investment banking firm, and a general partner in its
venture capital affiliate, Concord Partners. From 1978 to 1987, Mr. Federman
served as president and chief executive officer of Monolithic Memories, Inc.,
a semiconductor company which was acquired by AMD in 1987. Mr. Federman serves
on the board of directors of SanDisk Corporation, a data storage company,
Check Point Software Technologies, Ltd., an Internet security software company
and several private companies. Mr. Federman served as chairman of the
Semiconductor Industry Association for two terms, served on the board of
directors of the National Venture Capital Association and served two terms on
the Dean’s Advisory Board of Santa Clara University. Mr. Federman holds a
Bachelor of Science in Economics from Brooklyn College.

About Mellanox

Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and
Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox
interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the
highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications
and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast
interconnect products: adapters, switches, software and silicon that
accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range
of markets including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web
2.0, cloud, storage and financial services. More information is available at

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