Vincent Pilette Joins Logitech as CFO

  Vincent Pilette Joins Logitech as CFO

Business Wire

NEWARK, Calif. & LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- September 3, 2013

Logitech International (SIX: LOGN) (Nasdaq: LOGI) today announced that Vincent
Pilette has joined the company as chief financial officer (CFO), effective
Sept. 3, 2013. Pilette reports directly to Logitech’s president and chief
executive officer, Bracken P. Darrell.

Vincent Pilette joins Logitech from Electronics for Imaging, a Silicon Valley
public company (Nasdaq: EFII), where he served as CFO for nearly three years.
Prior to joining EFI, Pilette spent 14 years at Hewlett-Packard, holding a
variety of finance positions in the U.S. and EMEA.

“We’re excited to have Vincent join Logitech’s leadership team,” said Bracken
P. Darrell. “Through his roles with HP and EFI, Vincent brings a unique skill
set to the position. And his direct experience as CFO of a company that
repositioned itself to become a dynamic growth company aligns well with our
goals and strategy.”

During Pilette’s tenure at EFI, the company significantly grew its revenue,
more than doubled its operating profit and completed several acquisitions.
Before joining EFI, Pilette held the position of vice president of finance for
HP’s multi-billion dollar server, storage and networking business. He holds an
M.S. degree in engineering and business from Université Catholique de Louvain
in Belgium and an M.B.A. from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern
University in Chicago.

“There is a lot of opportunity ahead for Logitech, which has an innovative
culture, a strong brand and a robust balance sheet,” added Pilette. “I look
forward to learn from and work with the entire Logitech team to deliver on the
goals and strategy.”

About Logitech

Logitech is a world leader in products that connect people to the digital
experiences they care about. Spanning multiple computing, communication and
entertainment platforms, Logitech’s combined hardware and software enable or
enhance digital navigation, music and video entertainment, gaming, social
networking, audio and video communication over the Internet, video security
and home-entertainment control. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a
Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq
Global Select Market (LOGI).

Logitech, the Logitech logo, and other Logitech marks are registered in
Switzerland and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of
their respective owners. For more information about Logitech and its products,
visit the company’s Web site at www.logitech.com.

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Contact:

Logitech International
Joe Greenhalgh
Vice President, Investor Relations – USA
510-713-4430
or
Nancy Morrison
Vice President, Corporate Communications – USA
510-713-4948
or
Laura Scorza
Sr. Public Relations Manager – Europe
+41-(0) 21-863-5336
 
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