Needham & Company’s 5G Investor Call Series
Aug 07, 2019
Needham & Company’s Global Semiconductor Analyst, Raji Gill is hosting a series of investor calls on the important topic of 5G with some of the leading suppliers and participants in the 5G ecosystem.
First call is with Tower Semiconductor, the leading RF and High Performance Analog foundry for wireless RF to mmWave communications.
Speaker: Dr. Marco Racanelli, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Analog IC Business Unit
Dr. Racanelli was appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of Analog IC Business Unit and Newport Beach Site Manager in 2018 after serving as Senior Vice President & General Manager (GM) of RF & High Performance Analog Business Unit (BU) and Aerospace & Defense (A&D) BU since 2008. He has been serving as Newport Beach Site Manager since 2014. Previously, he served as GM, Power BU and held various management positions with Jazz Semiconductor including VP of Technology & Engineering and A&D GM. Prior to Jazz, he held positions at Conexant Systems and Rockwell Semiconductor in the area of technology development. He helped establish industry leadership in SiGe, BiCMOS and MEMS technology, and built a strong design support organization. Prior to Rockwell, he worked at Motorola, Inc., where he contributed to bipolar, SiGe and SOI development for its semiconductor products sector. Dr. Racanelli received a Ph.D. and an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University. He holds over 35 U.S. patents.