SEMICONDUCTOR COMPONENTS INDUSTRIES - Key Persons


Alan Campbell - Chairman

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Chairman of the Board
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Audit / Executive

April Liu

Job Titles:
  • Corporate Marketing Management

Atsushi Abe

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Audit

Bert Somsin - CHRO, SVP

Job Titles:
  • Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Senior Vice President
Bert Somsin joined onsemi in September 2023 and currently serves as senior vice president and chief human resources officer, responsible for all global HR functions including Talent Acquisition, Performance Management, Diversity and Inclusion, Learning and Development, Workforce Planning and more.

Bruce E. Kiddoo

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Audit

Catherine Côté - CEO, VP

Job Titles:
  • CEO
  • Chief of Staff
  • Head
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Vice President
  • Vice President, Chief of Staff and Head of Office of the CEO
Catherine Côté joined onsemi in March 2021 and currently serves as vice president, chief of staff and head of the office of the CEO. Prior to joining onsemi, Côté held leadership roles at Cypress Semiconductor, in marketing, sales and as chief of staff to the CEO. She is a well-respected and passionate leader who drives cross-functional efforts, most notably through Infineon's acquisition of Cypress in April 2020. Côté then became the head of engagement marketing where she was responsible for digital marketing, channel marketing and demand generation. Côté began her career at Future Electronics, where she held various roles in product marketing and asset management. Côté earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from McGill University in Montreal, QC and a Mini-MBA certificate from Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business in Santa Clara, CA.

Christina Lampe-Önnerud

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Audit

Christine Yan

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team

Day Presentation

Job Titles:
  • Analyst

Dinesh Ramanathan

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Vice President for Corporate Strategy
Dinesh Ramanathan joined onsemi in May 2023 and currently serves as vice president for corporate strategy, responsible for driving our strategy development and annual strategic planning initiatives. He has been in the hardware industry for 25 years, designing semiconductor devices software and systems. He is experienced in transforming commodity device businesses to proprietary, software defined device businesses with higher gross margins and larger addressable markets. Before joining onsemi, Dinesh focused on vertical gallium nitride (GaN) technology and products; co-founding NexGen Power Systems in 2017. He successfully secured over $100M in funding for a state-of-the-art GaN manufacturing facility where NexGen created the first manufacturable, cost competitive vertical GaN transistors, enabling the business to address a $6B power semiconductor market. Prior to that, Dinesh was CEO and president of Avogy Inc., and was executive vice president at Cypress Semiconductors for over 9 years. Dinesh holds a Ph.D. in Information and Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine, as well as a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science and a Master of Science in Mathematics from BITS, Pilani, India.

Dr. Steven Gray

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Senior Vice President of New Product Development
Steven Gray joined onsemi in December 2021 as senior vice president of new product development and is responsible for developing strategic new products and cutting-edge technology that aligns with our customers. Dr. Gray has a proven track record through 15 years in executive roles with Silicon Valley high tech companies in telecommunications and semiconductors. Most recently, Dr. Gray served as the senior vice president of engineering at Qualcomm leading product development for the Connectivity, IoT and Automotive business units to substantial growth in revenue and profit. Prior to Qualcomm, Dr. Gray spent 10 years with Nokia leading research and development on wireless communications, including initial work on 3GPP LTE for 800+ mobile operators globally for 4G communications. He also co-invented Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), now used in every mobile phone and wireless headset. Steven holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Northeastern University..

Dr. Wei-Chung Wang

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing and Operations
Dr. Wei-Chung Wang has over 20-years of semiconductor industry experience and has served as executive vice president of Global Manufacturing and Operations of onsemi since January 2021. Previously, he was Executive Vice President of Worldwide Manufacturing and Operations at Cypress Semiconductor, responsible for overseeing fab and assembly/test, foundry/subcons, supply chain and packaging development. Dr. Wang elevated Cypress' operational excellence, managed important transfer and ramp projects, accelerated process and packaging development in addition to improvements in cost, quality and manufacturing flexibility. Prior to Cypress, he was Senior Vice President of Operations at Fairchild Semiconductor, managing both internal and external manufacturing, supply chain operations, procurement, product and test engineering and packaging development. He streamlined Fairchild's manufacturing footprint, improved the flexibility of manufacturing network, and enabled silicon and packaging development of SiC, HV and BCD technologies. Before joining Fairchild, Dr. Wang held numerous executive and management roles at Maxim Integrated, TSMC and Intel. He earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from National Cheng-Kung University in Taiwan and a master's degree and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Purdue University.

Elisa Presini

Job Titles:
  • Corporate Marketing Management

Felicity Carson - CMO, SVP

Job Titles:
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Senior Vice President
  • Global Marketing Leader With Extensive B2B
Felicity Carson joined onsemi in August 2021 as senior vice president and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). She is an accomplished executive with over 25-years of experience delivering successful results and leading transformational cross-functional teams. Felicity Carson joined onsemi in August 2021 as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. Felicity is a seasoned global marketing leader with extensive B2B experience spanning across middleware, applications and industrial software, and technology. Her wealth of experience comes from leading multiple marketing functions, from demand generation to brand and portfolio marketing. She is an accomplished executive with a successful track record of delivering results and effectively leading cross-functional teams across many business units. Felicity joins onsemi from AVEVA, where she was the senior vice president of global performance marketing. Prior to AVEVA, Felicity had a two-year tenure at SAP where she was the Head of Customer Experience and Global Events and received several awards including the Marketing Excellence Award for Great Leadership. Felicity also spent over 17-years at IBM where she led several marketing functions, including as the CMO for IBM Watson Customer Engagement, a $1.4 billion business unit responsible for SaaS and on-prem customer experience applications. She was instrumental in leading IBM's marketing transformation and was recognized for her data driven insights and execution excellence, which led her to be voted as one of the top 10 most influential women in MarTech by B2B Marketing in 2016. Felicity is a graduate of Damelin College and School of Business Management in South Africa and is certified by the Public Relations Institute of South Africa (PRISA).

Gregory L. Waters

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Executive
  • Member of the Leadership Team

Hassane El-Khoury - CEO, President

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Director
  • Executive
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • President
Hassane El-Khoury was elected as a director of onsemi and appointed as president and chief executive officer of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC in December 2020. Hassane El-Khoury was elected as a director of ON Semiconductor Corporation and appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC in December 2020. Prior to joining onsemi, El-Khoury served most recently as president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors at Cypress Semiconductor until its sale to Infineon in April 2020. He held various roles spanning business unit management, product development, applications engineering and business development during his thirteen years at Cypress. Mr. El-Khoury began his career at Continental Automotive Systems as a senior design engineer. After immigrating to the United States from Lebanon at the age of 17, El-Khoury obtained a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Lawrence Technological University and master's in engineering management from Oakland University. He was a 2018 recipient of Silicon Valley's 40 under 40 and is currently a member of the board of directors at Leia, Inc.

Krystal Heaton

Job Titles:
  • Director, Head of Public Relations

Lenka Stralkova

Job Titles:
  • Eastern Europe PR

Mark Mingura

Job Titles:
  • Corporate Communications

Michael Balow

Job Titles:
  • Executive Vice President, Sales
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Executive Vice President, Sales of Onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries
Michael Balow was appointed executive vice president, sales of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC in 2021. He brings over 30-years of global semiconductor and defense industry experience in sales and engineering leadership roles, most recently as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Infineon's CSS Division. He has performance credentials in driving revenue, design-ins, distribution channel strategy and execution, manufacturer rep management, and go-to market and strategic marketing plans. Mr. Balow holds a bachelor's degree in applied mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Pamela Tondreau - Chief Legal Officer, EVP

Job Titles:
  • Chief Legal Officer
  • Executive Vice President
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
Pamela Tondreau was named executive vice president and chief legal officer of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC in October 2021. Tondreau is a highly seasoned general counsel with extensive experience from business compliance to antitrust, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), patent portfolio, contract agreements, litigation and legal negotiations. Most recently, Tondreau served as chief legal officer and corporate secretary for Cypress Semiconductor Corporation where she gained keen insight and experience within the semiconductor industry and corporate transformations. Prior to her role at Cypress, Tondreau spent 13 years at Hewlett-Packard where she held the role of vice president and associate general counsel for multiple business lines. She began her legal career focusing on general employment, corporate counseling and litigation for Thelen, Marrin, Johnson & Bridges as well as her own legal practice. In addition to Tondreau's vast business, legal and strategic experience, she also understands and values the importance of culture and building great teams at scale. She is a strong advocate for diversity in the workplace and is passionate about building the next generation of leaders. As a believer in a strong mentorship program, she was the driving force behind the creation of the company-wide Women's Affinity group at Cypress. Tondreau earned her bachelor's degree from the University of California Berkley and her juris doctor degree from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific. She currently serves as the lead independent director and compensation chair at Energy Recovery.

Parag Agarwal

Job Titles:
  • Agarwal@Onsemi.Com Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Development LinkedIn
  • Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Development

Paul A. Mascarenas

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Executive
  • Member of the Leadership Team

Simon Keeton

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Group President, Power Solutions Group
Simon Keeton joined onsemi in 2007 and currently serves as group president for the Power Solutions Group of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC.

Stefanie Cuene

Job Titles:
  • Corporate PR Manager

Sudhir Gopalswamy

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Group President, Intelligent Sensing and Analog and Mixed Signal Group
Sudhir Gopalswamy joined onsemi in March 2022 and is currently group president for the Intelligent Sensing and Analog and Mixed Signal Group, responsible for business group strategy, long-term product roadmaps and organization to ultimately drive gross margin and operating income.

Susan K. Carter

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Audit

Thad Trent - CFO, EVP

Job Titles:
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Executive Vice President
  • Member of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer ( CFO ) of Onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries
Thad Trent was appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of onsemi and Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC in February 2021 and has served as treasurer since February 2021.

Thomas L. Deitrich

Job Titles:
  • Board Director
  • Director
  • Member of the Leadership Team
  • Governance & Sustainability

Vibhuti Nayar

Job Titles:
  • Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Development
  • Nayar@Onsemi.Com Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Development LinkedIn