Preetam joined TI as a design engineer after graduating from IISc and rose to become an expert power system architect and chief technologist. His expertise and unique capability to marry the concepts from signal chain with power while combining his creative problem solving skills and expertise in systems/architecture, IC design & process development have resulted in breakthrough products over years. He is well-known in the Industry for his vast experience ranging AFEs for Cable, WLAN and other systems to high power converters and server power management. His innovations have resulted in 35 granted patents at USPTO, 16 patents in filing. Preetam takes special interest in mentoring and has nurtured top talent, who are now leading design & systems teams across TI. He is also very active in university program leading the TI-IISc partnership and teaches bachelors and masters students regularly and has been guide to multiple students. He has multiple conference and journal papers and is a senior member IEEE.