Executive Vice President, Product Quality Excellence
Fabio Gualandris is an Executive Vice President of STMicroelectronics in charge of Product Quality Excellence and has held this position since February 2011.
Gualandris joined the R&D organization of SGS Microelettronica, a predecessor company to ST, in 1984, and was promoted to R&D Director of Operations in 1989. In 1996, Gualandris became Automotive Business Unit Director, focusing on product quality and development. After two years in the US as President and CEO of Semitool, a semiconductor manufacturing equipment vendor, he rejoined ST in 2000 as Group VP responsible for the RAM/PSRAM Product Division and the Flash Automotive Business Unit. In 2005, Gualandris was appointed CEO of ST Incard, an ST smart-card subsidiary. Two years later, he contributed to the carve out of ST's Flash Memory Group and subsequently joined Numonyx, the joint venture with Intel, as VP and Supply Chain General Manager.
Gualandris has authored several technical and managerial papers, holds some international patents, and served as a board member in Incard SA, ST Incard, and the Numonyx-Hynix joint venture in China. He also served as Board member and President of Numonyx Italy.
Fabio Gualandris was born in Bergamo, Italy, in 1959. He graduated in Physics from the University of Milan.
Updated March 2012