As President of SEMI Europe, Laith Altimime leads SEMI’s activities in Europe and Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He has overall responsibility for regional events, programs, membership, advocacy, and collaborative forums. Additionally, he manages and nurtures relationships with SEMI members in the region, as well as with local associations and constituents in industry, government, and academia. He provides support and services to SEMI members worldwide that have supply chain interests in Europe.
Altimime has more than more than 30 years of international experience in the semiconductor industry. Prior to joining SEMI in 2015, He has held leadership positions at NEC Semiconductors, Communicant, KLA-Tencor, Infineon, Qimonda and Imec.
Altimime holds an MSc from Heriot-Watt University, Scotland.