Executive Vice President
Company Infrastructures and Services
Otto Kosgalwies is Executive Vice President of STMicroelectronics in charge of Company Infrastructures and Services and has held this position since November 2004. Central Planning was added to his mandate in 2008. Kosgalwies is a member of ST's Corporate Strategic Committee.
Kosgalwies joined SGS Bauelemente, a predecessor company to STMicroelectronics, in 1984. He took charge of central marketing for European distribution in 1992, and three years later, he began to oversee the regional sales and marketing operations. In 1997, Kosgalwies was appointed Managing Director of the Company's site in Munich, Germany. In 2001, he was promoted to Group Vice President for Sales & Marketing in Europe and General Manager of Supply Chain Management, responsible for the effective flow of goods and information from suppliers to end users at the global level.
Otto Kosgalwies was born in Assling, Germany, in 1956, and graduated with a degree in Business and Economics from the Ludwigs-Maximilian University in Munich.
Updated March 2012