Executive Vice President
General Manager, Embedded Processing Solutions (EPS)
Jean-Marc Chery is Executive Vice President, General Manager, Embedded Processing Solutions (EPS) at STMicroelectronics, and has held this position since May 2013. He also holds overall responsibility for the Technology R&D and Front-End Manufacturing of EPS, as well as the Packaging & Test Manufacturing and Product Quality Excellence for the whole Company. Chery is Vice Chairman of ST’s Corporate Strategic Committee.
Chery began his career in the Quality organization of Matra, the French engineering group. In 1986, he joined Thomson Semiconducteurs, which subsequently became ST, and held various management positions in product planning, rising to lead ST’s wafer fabs in Tours, France (1993), and later in Rousset, France (2001). In 2005, Chery led the company-wide 6-inch wafer-production restructuring program before taking charge of ST’s Front-End Manufacturing operations in Asia Pacific. In 2008, he was promoted Chief Technology Officer and assumed additional responsibilities for Manufacturing and Quality in 2011 and the Digital Product Sector in 2012.
Chery sits on the boards of ST-Ericsson SA, CATRENE, the European microelectronics R&D program, and AENEAS (Association for European NanoElectronics Activities).Jean-Marc Chery was born in Orleans, France, in 1960, and graduated with a degree in Engineering from the ENSAM engineering school in Paris, France.
Updated May 2013