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Analog’s CEO drops ‘interim’ from title

Vincent Roche, 53, joined ADI in 1988.
Analog Devices Inc.
Vincent Roche, 53, joined ADI in 1988.

The Norwood chip maker Analog Devices Inc. appointed Vincent Roche president and chief executive, effective immediately. He was named president in 2012 and has been interim CEO since March 29, following the death of chief executive Jerald G. Fishman. In a statement, cofounder and chairman Ray Stata said: “Vince’s long tenure and his deep understanding of our technology, customers, and markets will serve ADI well as we continue to execute on the strategic plan which Vince played a major­ role in shaping.” ADI is a leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal-processing applications.