April 2, 2010 – Executive search firm Lonergan Partners has recruited Michael J. Thompson as senior vice president of sales at Lantiq Deutschland GmbH. The search was led by Ben Anderson. Most recently, Mr. Thompson led worldwide sales for the Handheld Business Unit at AMD. Prior to that, he was VP Americas sales for NemeriX. “Working with Lonergan Partners was an excellent experience,” said Christian Wolff, CEO of Lantiq. “Ben Anderson listened to our needs and genuinely understood our position for hiring. They took the pressure off of us, allowing us to focus on our core business, and in the end, the candidates they presented were a fine selection of skilled and experienced people.” Lantiq is a global provider of innovative semiconductor solutions powering broadband, next-generation networks and the digital home. Lonergan Partners was founded in 2001 and focuses on the recruitment of top executives for technology companies.