Prior to joining NXP, Mark Lunsford was Vice President of Worldwide Sales for Micrel, Inc. Before joining Micrel in 2001, he was Director of Marketing and Business Development at Broadcom Corporation. Mark held the position of Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Pivotal Technologies until Pivotal was acquired by Broadcom in 2000. Earlier in his career, Mark held Various Senior Level Management Positions at Advanced Micro Devices. He holds a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Davis.
Mark A. Lunsford, VP Sales & Marketing
August, 2009. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Mark Lunsford has joined NXP Semiconductors as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Americas.
NXP is a leading semiconductor company founded by Philips more than 50 years ago. Headquartered in Europe, the company has 29,000 employees working in more than 30 countries. NXP creates semiconductors, system solutions and software that deliver better sensory experiences in TVs, set-top boxes, identification applications, mobile phones, cars and a wide range of other electronic devices.
Mark is the ideal choice to lead our Americas team for several reasons. He understands our technology, markets, and customers. Mark has a demonstrated track record of crafting strategies and implementing processes that drive growth and get results. Mark not only knows the Americas, he has extensive worldwide experience; our business is global and he knows how to maximize design wins, revenue, market share, and profit.
The Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Americas for NXP plays one of the foremost roles in the semiconductor industry. Mark Lunsford emerged as the clear leader from a field of many highly qualified candidates. He will have great opportunities at NXP.
I’m excited to be working with people like Mike Noonen and CEO Rick Clemmer as we share a common vision of how to win in the Semiconductor business. The company’s mixed-signal and standard products technology and manufacturing know-how are some of the strongest in the industry, putting NXP in the lead position in every market they pursue.