Prior to joining NXP, Jacob was General Manager of Texas Instruments Single-core DSP Business Unit. Jacob has over 12 years of experience in leadership positions across Sales, Marketing, Product Management, and Business Unit Management roles providing Embedded processing and Analog semiconductor solutions to Communications Infrastructure, Industrial, Consumer, and Automotive markets. Jacob received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Michigan State University.
Jacob Alamat, GM, Microcontroller Segment Product Line
May 30, 2013. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Jacob Alamat has been named General Manager of the Microcontroller Segment Product Line at NXP. The search was led by Dotty Schaffer.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 25 countries, NXP posted revenue of $4.36 billion in 2012.
Lonergan Partners truly excelled in finding Jacob. It required a lot of patience to work through the market to find us good candidates. After countless interviews, we found a great match for our difficult requirements. We are very excited to have Jacob join the NXP family and help us tackle the ever challenging and competitive MCU business.
Jacob’s pragmatic and aggressive approach to growing markets will drive NXP’s Microcontroller Business Unit forward. We look forward to Jacob having a lasting impact at NXP.
NXP’s focus on solving customer problems by providing easy-to-use, value-added-solutions coupled with best-in-class technology will deliver consistent and profitable growth. I am very honored and excited to be joining such an exceptional team committed to executing on this focus.