Telegent Adds to Board

Telegent Systems appoints Brooke Seawell to its board of directors as an independent board member and the chairman of the audit committee

February 13, 2008

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SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Telegent Systems, the company that makes television mobile withits high-performance single-chip mobile TV solutions, announced the appointmentof Brooke Seawell to Telegent's board of directors as an independent board memberand the chairman of the audit committee.

With seven IPOs in his career as an officer and a director, Seawell brings morethan 25 years of experience in technology finance and operations toTelegent'sboard. He has served as Executive Vice President at NetDynamics, an applicationserver software company acquired by Sun Microsystems in 1998; as Senior VicePresident - finance and operations & CFO at Synopsys, an electronic design automationsoftware company which he took public in 1992; and as Vice President -financeand production & CFO of Weitek, a fabless semiconductor company which hetookpublic in 1988. Recognized by Upside Magazine as one of the top 15high-techCFOs in 1990, Seawell has subsequently served as Venture Partner atTechnologyCrossover Ventures and is currently a Venture Partner at NEA. Seawell sitsonthe boards of three public companies - NVIDIA (Nasdaq: NVDA), Informatica (Nasdaq:INFA), Glu Mobile (Nasdaq: GLUU) - and several private companies.

"I am very pleased to be joining Telegent's board," said Seawell. "Telegent hasestablished a leadership position in the mobile TV market with its abilitytoreceive both free-to-air and digital broadcasts with the performance and lowpower required to deliver a positive user experience to consumers.Telegent'ssolutions have been extremely well received in the marketplace, reflected bya revenue growth rate after its product introduction that is among thehighestever recorded in the semiconductor industry."

"Brooke's wealth of experience in financial management and corporate governance,combined with his proven track record of guiding organizations through sustainedrevenue growth and successful public offerings, will be invaluable to the company'sdevelopment," said Weijie Yun, president & CEO of Telegent Systems.

Telegent Systems Inc.

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