Intersil appoints Sunny Gupta to SVP, worldwide operations
Mr. Gupta has been with Intersil for more than three years and was previously the vice president of Quality and Technology Development.
Prior to joining Intersil in 2012, Mr. Gupta was director of Worldwide Customer Quality Engineering for Qualcomm where he was responsible for re-aligning the global organization to improve customer support, achieve quality goals and develop effective quality measures.
Prior to his role at Qualcomm, Mr. Gupta spent 16 years at National Semiconductor where he was most recently the director of Worldwide Customer Quality Engineering and improved yield, cycle time and other key metrics to increase customer satisfaction. He has also held roles in wafer fab engineering and operations.
Mr. Gupta has a MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and a B.S. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.
He succeeds Andy Micallef, who led the company's efforts in implementing the discipline and solid processes to enable strong execution on key operational metrics. ■