Executive Vice President
President, Greater China and South Asia Region
François Guibert is Executive Vice President of STMicroelectronics and President of the Company’s Greater China and South Asia Region. Guibert has led ST’s operations in Asia Pacific since 2006; his responsibilities were expanded to include Greater China in 2010.
Guibert joined Thomson Semiconducteurs, a predecessor company to STMicroelectronics, in 1981, after three years at Texas Instruments. He was appointed Director of Semicustom Business for Asia Pacific in 1987, and two years later became President of ST’s operations in Taiwan. Guibert also held senior positions in Corporate Business Development and Investor Relations. In 2005, he was promoted to Corporate Vice President, Emerging Markets.
Guibert serves as Chairman of the Board at Veredus Laboratories, a Singapore-based life-sciences subsidiary of ST. In April 2013, he was appointed Director of Shenzhen STS Microelectronics, ST’s joint venture with Shenzhen High Tech Industrial Company. Guibert holds board memberships with the Singapore Economic Development Board, the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, and Alliance Francaise de Singapour. He was bestowed Knight of the National Order of Merit by the French government in 2009.François Guibert was born in Beziers, France, in 1953, and graduated with a degree in Electronic Engineering from Ecole Centrale Marseille, France.
Updated April 2013
*ST’s Greater China and South Asia region includes China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, ASEAN countries, Australia, New Zealand and India