Bruce Kleinman to join Worldwide Marketing and Sales team
Milpitas, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 – GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced the addition of Bruce Kleinman as vice president of product marketing. Based at the company’s corporate offices in Silicon Valley and reporting to Mike Noonen, executive vice president of worldwide marketing and sales, Kleinman will lead the GLOBALFOUNDRIES product marketing efforts, working with global customers to help develop and define product offerings and customer value propositions.
“GLOBALFOUNDRIES offers several unique value propositions anchored around technology, global capacity, service and flexibility, and our investment of resources globally to support the world’s semiconductor and technology companies,” said Mike Noonen, executive vice president, worldwide marketing and sales. “Bruce brings more than 25 years of sales, business development, marketing and engineering experience to GLOBALFOUNDRIES and we’re excited to welcome him to our growing global team.”
Prior to joining GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Kleinman served as corporate vice president of platform marketing at Xilinx, where he led product marketing, product planning and technical marketing.
Previous to Xilinx, Kleinman worked as vice president of marketing at Microunity. Kleinman began his career as an engineer with Hewlett Packard and has held senior leadership positions in sales and marketing with Chameleon Systems, Alacritech and Quicklogic.
Kleinman earned a master of science degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University and a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Florida.
GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global footprint. Launched in March 2009, the company has quickly achieved scale as one of the largest foundries in the world, providing a unique combination of advanced technology and manufacturing to more than 150 customers. With operations in Singapore, Germany and the United States, GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the only foundry that offers the flexibility and security of manufacturing centers spanning three continents. The company’s three 300mm fabs and five 200mm fabs provide the full range of process technologies from mainstream to the leading edge. This global manufacturing footprint is supported by major facilities for research, development and design enablement located near hubs of semiconductor activity in the United States, Europe and Asia. GLOBALFOUNDRIES is majority owned by the Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC).
For more information on GLOBALFOUNDRIES, visit http://www.globalfoundries.com.