Chief Executive Officer
As president and CEO, Badri Kothandaraman is leading Enphase on an expansion into global markets and building upon operational improvements that he introduced as COO in early 2017.
Before joining Enphase, Badri served as executive vice president at Cypress Semiconductor, quadrupling revenue of the data communications division over four years and establishing Cypress as a market leader in USB-C and Internet-of-Things technologies. During a 21-year career at Cypress, Badri also headed Cypress Semiconductor India, a 700-person business unit responsible for all aspects of the business in India.
Badri received his Bachelor of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras and master’s degree in materials science from the University of California, Berkeley. He has also attended the Stanford Executive Program, and holds eight US patents.