Lori Pouquette

Lori leads the Global Customer Operations organization at Xilinx, and is responsible for demand management and fulfillment. Lori is passionate about building and transforming teams, working to define and execute a winning strategy. Prior to joining Xilinx, Lori has been a successful high tech executive in a wide variety of positions including operations, marketing, sales, and engineering at startup and public companies including ECnet, Arrow Electronics, and Megatest. She holds an MBA from San Jose State University, as well as BS Marketing with Minor in Cybernetic Systems from San Jose State University.



Girl Geek X Xilinx Lightning Talks and Executive Panel

Eva Condron-Wells (Xilinx Senior HR Manager) warmly welcomed the crowd of close to a hundred girl geeks gathered at Xilinx's San Jose headquarters for dinner, demos, networking and talks on March 12, 2019. “Lightning Talks” were led by Niyati Shah (Xilinx Senior Engineer) on Compilers for adaptable compute acceleration, Changyi Su (Xilinx Staff Engineer) on machine learning platforms, and Uma Madhugiri (Xilinx Senior Engineer) on real-time video transcoding. The final portion of the talk was executive panel discussion on Accelerating Computation for Real-Time Machine Learning featuring: Jayashree Rangarajan (Xilinx Senior Director, Software Development), Jennifer Wong (Xilinx Vice President, FPGA Product Development), Ambs Kesavan (Xilinx Senior Director, Software Infrastructure Engineering & DevOps), Lori Pouquette (Xilinx Vice President, Global Customer Operations) and Tom Wurtz as the panel moderator.