Corporate Vice President, General Manager of Product Development Group
Rani N. Borkar is corporate vice president and general manager of the Product Development Group for Intel Corporation. In this role Borkar is responsible for driving Intel’s silicon development strategy & product integration spanning the breadth of Intel’s wide product portfolio. She leads worldwide engineering teams that deliver processors for Intel® Xeon®, Intel® Xeon Phi™, Intel® Core™ and Intel® Atom™ product families for servers, PC’s, phones/tablets and internet of things. Under her leadership Intel has delivered the Haswell & Broadwell family of processors that are transforming the PC industry with Ultrabook™, All-in-Ones, and a new category of 2 in 1 computing devices. She has led the development of groundbreaking products like Ivytown (Intel® Xeon®), Knights Corner (Intel® Xeon Phi™) and Avoton/Rangely Atom CPUs that have fueled the growth of Intel’s data center business in enterprise, cloud computing, and high performance computing. Since 2011 Borkar has led her teams to deliver Atom System-on-Chip products for the mobility segment and launched the Baytrail family of Atom CPUs.
Throughout her 25 years career with Intel, Borkar has held several senior technical and executive management positions in microprocessor design and development. She received the Corporate Fellow Award in 2004 at the Linkage Women in Leadership Conference. Borkar received her master's degree in physics from the University of Mumbai, India in 1982. She earned her master's degree in electrical engineering from the Oregon Graduate Institute in 1989.