Solidigm's Board of Directors has appointed David M. Dixon, SVP and general manager of Solidigm's Data Center Group, and Kevin (Jongwon) Noh, chief business officer of Solidigm and president at SK hynix, as the company's new Co-Chief Executive Officers.
The Board selected Dixon and Noh based on their proven leadership and familiarity with Solidigm's business and technology. The new Co-CEOs will focus on accelerating the combined capabilities and synergies of SK hynix and Solidigm.
Dixon has been a leader in the data center SSD business since the beginning of the solid-state storage transition in 2008. Before Solidigm, Dixon was at Intel for 28 years in various engineering and business leadership positions, including SSD engineering, NAND Flash memory, and Optane memory product development.
Noh has demonstrated expertise in setting up business strategies and leading mergers and acquisitions in past roles at SK Telecom and SK hynix. As chief business officer at Solidigm, Noh led the company's push to explore new business opportunities and expand Solidigm's relationships with business partners.