He joined Soitec in 1993 and was a driving force behind the company’s joint research activities with CEA-Leti. For several years, he led new SOI process development, oversaw SOI technology transfer from R&D to production, and managed customer certifications. He also served as Vice President, SOI Products Platform at Soitec, working closely with key customers worldwide and as Asia Sales Vice President, managing and developing SOI within Asia and especially Japan, Taiwan and Korea.
Christophe Maleville has authored or co-authored more than 30 papers and also holds some 20 patents. He has a PhD in Microelectronics from Grenoble Institute of Technology and obtained an Executive MBA from INSEAD.