EMEA Senior Director - NXP
Gianfranco Cardamone is NXP Western Europe Head for strategic accounts as well as Smart Meter Strategy Head and Italian Country Manager.
Gianfranco has 24 years experience in the semiconductor industry covering different positions from technical to marketing and sales leadership roles. With increasing level of management responsibility he’s served leader corporations, starting his career in Arrow Electronics in 1994 to recently land to the new NXP (created in Dec 2015 after the merge of NXP and Freescale). Hitachi, Motorola Semiconductor and Freescale are the other companies he’s been serving for.
Gianfranco has developed a deep know-how within the Industrial Market by driving strategic alliances and partnerships with the EMEA key players. Partnerships those have granted successful business growth as well as development of several new products led by his team.
His professional interests include: technology innovation, roadmap evolution, leading strategic project with customer by developing mission critical solutions on either technical or commercial aspects.
Gianfranco holds a Bachelor’s and a Doctor Degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico of Milano and an Executive Master in Business Administration from Alma Mater University in Bologna.
He’s married and happy father of 4 children.