|PAUL E. GRIMME
Executive Vice President
General Manager, Sales & Marketing, Europe, Middle East and Africa
Paul Grimme is Executive Vice President and General Manager, Sales & Marketing, for STMicroelectronics' Europe, Middle East and Africa Region, and has held this position since January 2012. Grimme is a member of ST's Corporate Strategic Committee.
Grimme began his career at Motorola, where he held positions of increasing responsibility in product engineering, marketing and operations management. He served as Corporate Vice President and General Manager of the 8/16-bit Products Division. In 1999, Grimme was promoted to Vice President and General Manager of the Advanced Vehicle Systems Division. He was later appointed Senior Vice President of the Transportation and Standard Products Group and continued in that role at Freescale Semiconductor after Motorola spun off its semiconductor business. Grimme also served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Freescale Semiconductor's Microcontroller Solutions Group. Grimme joined STMicroelectronics in early 2009 and later that year he was appointed Executive Vice President and General Manager of STMicroelectronics' Automotive Product Group.
Paul Grimme was born in 1959 in Yankton, South Dakota, and graduated from the University of Nebraska (Lincoln) with a degree in Electrical Engineering and from the University of Texas (Austin) with a Master of Business Administration.
Updated March 2012