Keysight Technologies appoints new board member

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) said it has appointed Robert A. Rango to its board of directors, effective Nov. 1.

Rango, who most recently served as executive vice president and general manager of Broadcom Corporation´s Mobile and Wireless Group, has extensive technology expertise in the mobile and wireless industry.

During his tenure at Broadcom, from 2002 to 2014, Rango held numerous senior management positions in the company´s Network Infrastructure Business, Mobile and Wireless Group, and Wireless Connectivity Group. Prior to joining Broadcom, Rango served in a range of management positions at Lucent Technologies.

He received a Bachelor´s degree in electrical engineering from State University of New York at Stony Brook and a Master´s degree in electrical engineering from Cornell University. He currently serves as an independent director on the boards of KLA-Tencor Corporation and Integrated Device Technology, Inc.

Keysight Technologies is a global electronic measurement technology and market leader helping to transform its customers´ measurement experience through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Keysight´s electronic measurement instruments, systems, software and services are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronic equipment. The business had revenues of USD2.9 billion in fiscal year 2014.