MSEC18_Guillaume Girardin_BIO

Guillaume Girardin
Director, Photonics, Sensing and Display Division
Yole Developpement

Dr. Guillaume Girardin is Director of the Photonics, Sensing & Display Division at Yole Développement, part of Yole Group of Companies. As director, he also performs several technical activities covering sensing technologies, including solid-state lighting & display, MEMS, sensors, actuators, imaging, photonics and optoelectronics fields.  

Based on his valuable experience in the semiconductor industry, Guillaume manages the expansion of the technical and market expertise of his team, by increasing synergies around imaging, lighting and display, and enlarging the optoelectronics scope. The team interacts daily with leading companies allowing the analysts to collect a large amount of data and integrate their understanding of the evolution of the market with technology breakthroughs. In parallel, Guillaume’s mission is focused on the management of business relationships with leaders of the industry and the development of market research and strategy consulting activities within the Yole Group. 

Dr Girardin holds a Ph.D. In Physics and Nanotechnology from the Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 (Lyon, France) and an M.Sc. in Technology and Innovation Management from EM Lyon School of Business (Lyon, France).