Chief Marketing Officer
As Chief Marketing Officer, Peter Gillespie leads the global marketing activities at SEMI, including strategic, operational, product, and communications marketing.
Gillespie has more than 20 years of experience in engineering, sales, marketing, business development, and general management in the semiconductor equipment industry. In this time he worked in gas handling, plasma processing, metrology, and critical subsystems segments at companies including: Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS), Tevet Process Control Technologies (acquired by Nanometrics), KLA-Tencor (KLAC), Boxer Cross (acquired by Applied Materials), Fusion Semiconductor Systems (acquired by Eaton Semiconductor), and Matheson/Taiyo Nippon Sanso. Mr. Gillespie’s prior industry-related position was VP Semiconductor Products at Advanced Energy.
Gillespie holds a BSME from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo and has completed technology focused marketing, entrepreneurship, and finance coursework at Stanford University.