Bob Krysiak is an Executive Vice President of STMicroelectronics and, since 2010, President of ST’s Americas Region. He also manages ST’s Global Mass Market and Online Marketing Programs and is a member of the Company’s Corporate Strategic Committee.
Krysiak started his career in 1983 in the Transputer Design Group of INMOS, a company that was later acquired by ST. In ST he led CPU design groups that focused on 32-bit MCU cores and chip-level network infrastructure. In 1997, Krysiak was promoted to Group VP, responsible for development of microcontrollers and DSP System-on-Chip products for mobile phones, disk-drive controllers, GPS receivers, set-top-boxes, and digital cameras. Soon, Krysiak became Group VP for ST's microprocessor and microcontroller developments of 8-, 16-, 32- and 64-bit and VLIW products. In 2001, he managed ST’s DVD division, where ST grew to become a market leader and in 2004, Krysiak became Marketing Director for the Home, Personal, and Communications sector. A year later, he was appointed Executive VP of ST’s Greater China region. Today, he shares time between Boston and Santa Clara.
Bob Krysiak was born in Bristol, UK, in 1954 and holds an Electronics degree from Cardiff University and an MBA from the University of Bath.