Ajit Manocha

President and Chief Executive Officer, SEMI

Ajit Manocha is a veteran of Semiconductor Industry for over 35 years with Senior Executive positions in AT&T Bell Labs, Philips Semiconductors (now known as NXP Semiconductors), Global Foundries (as CEO), and currently President & CEO of SEMI Global. He has served on many company boards including Semiconductors Industry Association (SIA). Additionally, Ajit served on the President Obama's Committee on Advanced Manufacturing Partnership and most recently on PCAST (President's Council of Science and technology). In his current role, he is driving Global Advocacy to promote Public Private Partnership and Workforce Development to accelerate the growth of Semiconductor Industry and to streamline the Electronics Manufacturing Supply Chain