Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy Officer
Georges Penalver is Executive Vice President of STMicroelectronics, Corporate Strategy Officer, Member of the Corporate Strategic Committee, and has held this position since September 2012.
In 2005, he joined the France Telecom Orange Group, as Deputy CEO for Strategy and Business Development at the group level. Penalver’s responsibilities included all product marketing and management of services in France Telecom, product creation and development for the entire group, and Orange Labs’ activities worldwide. In 2011, Penalver used his extensive experience to become a co-founder and managing partner of CathayaCapital Fund.
Penalver serves as EMEA Regional Leadership Director for the Global Semiconductor Alliance. He is a Knight of the French "Ordre National du Mérite".
Georges Penalver is a French citizen born in Meknès, Morocco, in 1956. He holds a degree from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers (Gold) and from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications in Paris.
Updated November 2012