June 23, 2009 – Executive search firm Lonergan Partners has placed Robert Yung as executive vice president and chief technical officer of Tessera. This search was led by partners Dotty Schaffer and Mark Lonergan. Mr. Yung joins Tessera from PMC Sierra, a provider of broadband communications and storage semiconductors, which he joined in 2005, as vice president and CTO. “Robert Yung is a rare CTO who understands the business case for technology. His perspective will be invaluable for Tessera,” said Ms. Schaffer. Tessera provides innovative technologies that are transforming next-generation wireless, consumer and computing products. Lonergan Partners was founded in 2001 and focuses on the recruitment of top executives for technology companies.