SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 14, 2013
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
130 Baytech Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Effective on January 14, 2013, GigOptix and Julie Tipton agreed to the cessation of Ms. Tiptons services as GigOptix Senior Vice President of Operations. Ms. Tiptons last day working at GigOptix will be January 31, 2013. GigOptix will consolidate the role of principal operating officer with the role of Chief Executive Officer, and Dr. Avi Katz, the Companys current Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, will assume this additional role.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: January 18, 2013