XilikOn is a semiconductor industry technical search firm.
Its principal, Peter Ligeti, is a proven professional with over two decades of direct
semiconductor industry experience.
Mr. Ligeti graduated in Hungary with a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Prior to embarking on recruiting Mr. Ligeti held various engineering and marketing
managerial functions with Pratt & Whitney, Raychem and National Semiconductor.
Mr. Ligeti joined Management Recruiters Inc. in San Jose in early 1988 as a semiconductor
In a short period of time Mr. Ligeti became one of the most effective account executives
of the firm nation wide, consistently being in the top 1-2% of approximately 2500
recruiters, filling many positions from individual contributor engineering and marketing
positions up to Vice President level.
On January 1st, 1990, Mr. Ligeti formed XilikOn - a dedicated semiconductor industry
search firm - and joined the Technical Group Affiliates, a network of recruiting
professionals active in various segments of the electronics industry.