Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
Mr. Ajit Manocha is Director of the Company. He was Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Manocha was most recently CEO of GlobalFoundries, the secondlargest semiconductor foundry in the world, formerly the manufacturing arm of Advanced Micro Devices, and expanded via the acquisition of Chartered Semiconductor. GlobalFoundries produces integrated circuits in high volume for semiconductor companies such as AMD, Apple, Broadcom, Qualcomm, Samsung, and STMicroelectronics. Globally, it owns five 200mm fabrication plants, and three 300mm fabrication plants, including a new 300mm plant in New York. Mr. Manocha continues in a role as advisor with GlobalFoundries. Prior to his tenure at GlobalFoundries, Mr. Manocha was an advisor to Advanced Technology Investment Company and Executive Vice President of Worldwide Operations at Spansion, where he managed global IC manufacturing, and supply chain management for its semiconductor division. Earlier he was Executive Vice President and Chief Manufacturing Officer at Philips Semiconductors . He has also worked at ATT Microelectronics and ATT Bell Laboratories
Age: 62 Chairman Since 2017Manocha also serves on the Board of Directors for SVTC Technologies and Signet Solar. He was previously on the boards of International Sematech, the Crolles Alliance, Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporationrationrationration and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of SystemsonSilicon Manufacturing Company in Singapore. Since 2012, Mr. Manocha has also served on the U.S. Presidential Committee for Advanced Manufacturing Partnership.