Portland, OR 

  • High-tech executive
  • Innovator
  • Champion for women

Rani Borkar
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Rani Borkar served as corporate vice president and general manager of the Intel Architecture Development Group for Intel Corporation until her retirement in 2015. In this role, she led numerous global engineering teams that were responsible for the development of the full range of processors for server, client, and handheld devices. Ms. Borkar had been with Intel since 1988 and had held numerous technical and senior management positions in microprocessor design and development. She led the development and delivery of multiple generations of the Intel’s processors and their proliferations. Ms. Borkar earned the Intel Achievement Award in 2002.

Ms. Borkar was honored with the Corporate Fellow Award in 2004 at the Linkage Women in Leadership Conference. She is active in the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology.

Ms. Borkar earned her master’s degree in physics from the University of Mumbai, India, in 1982. She went on to earn her M.S. in physics and electrical engineering at Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology (Hillsboro, Oregon) in 1989.