Vedanta at the moment introduced the appointment of David Reed because the Chief Government Officer of its semiconductor enterprise. He will probably be liable for organising a state-of-the-art semiconductor fab unit and semiconductor assembling and testing unit.
A 35-year veteran within the semiconductor business, David’s in depth worldwide expertise contains institution of a whole semiconductor ecosystem with international execution of wafer fabrication, analysis and growth, meeting and testing, whole high quality administration and packaging, and provide chain administration. In a profession spanning a number of geographies corresponding to Germany, Japan, Singapore, the U.S., Italy and the Philippines, he has established a popularity for rising the enterprise, rising revenues, delivering shareholder values, executing joint ventures and constructing profitable groups. David has served on a number of boards, crafting the expansion and revenue methods of know-how majors.
David was previously with NXP Semiconductors, the place he was Government Vice President and Normal Supervisor of worldwide operations. He moved to NXP as a part of the merger with Freescale Semiconductor, the place he had served as Senior Vice President for manufacturing operations. Beforehand, David was Vice President and Normal Supervisor at GlobalFoundries. He started his profession at Texas Devices in 1984, the place he served for 26 years in quite a lot of management roles the world over. He obtained his undergraduate diploma from Austin Faculty, an undergraduate diploma in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M College and an MBA from the College of Dallas.
“We’re delighted to welcome David Reed to Vedanta,” stated Anil Agarwal, Chairman, Vedanta. “He has performed a pivotal function in shaping the whole international semiconductor business. His experience and expertise will probably be an asset as we embark upon this vital journey with Foxconn to assist create a sustainable home digital manufacturing ecosystem in India, in step with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s imaginative and prescient of an AatmaNirbhar Bharat.”
Talking on his appointment, David Reed stated, “This enterprise is a watershed growth for the worldwide semiconductor business, and I’m excited to be a part of it. I look ahead to main a various crew of extremely proficient and dedicated professionals and can work alongside them to deliver this historic challenge to fruition.”
In September 2022, Vedanta signed an MoU with Gujarat authorities to arrange India’s first
semiconductor fab unit, a show fab unit, and a semiconductor assembling and testing unit within the state.
Vedanta has not too long ago signed MoUs with 30 Japanese corporations for growth of India’s
semiconductor and show glass manufacturing ecosystem. Vedanta group firm AvanStrate Inc. is a pioneer within the growth and manufacture of LCD glass substrates utilized in televisions, computer systems, cell phone, and automotive shows. Headquartered in Tokyo, the corporate has operations in Korea and Taiwan.