Athar Siddiqee is Vice President of Global Total Rewards at Micron Technology, a $30 billion high-tech firm with 45,000 employees. He has extensive experience in this field, having served in rewards leadership positions at Cisco, Synopsys, SanDisk, and Xilinx, among others.
Siddiqee is a member of the WorldatWork Executive Rewards Advisory Council and earned the Certified Compensation Professional (CCP®) and Global Remuneration Professional (GRP®) designations. A life-long Bay Area resident, he has taught professional courses at WorldatWork, UC Santa Cruz Extension and San Jose State University for many years.
He earned an MBA from Santa Clara University and a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/Economics from UCLA.
Despite failing numerous times, Siddiqee continues to pursue his personal goal of becoming a stand-up comedian. He lives with his wife, son and daughter in Sunnyvale, California. Even they don't think he's funny.