PARIS, France – Jan. 4, 2006 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN) has announced the appointment of Jean Marie Doutrewe as vice president of Sales, Marketing and Services operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Mr. Doutrewe takes over the responsibilities held by Sergio Levi, vice president of EMEA sales. Mr. Levi decided to leave the company at the end of 2005.
Mr. Doutrewe brings a wealth of semiconductor industry experience to the position, having held leadership roles in planning, logistics, customer service, distribution, and OEM sales. Most recently, he held the position of Director of ON Semiconductor’s service operations in EMEA, and site manager of Piestany, Slovakia. In 2002 - when the company decided to relocate its European and North American customer service operations to Piestany - Mr. Doutrewe led the centralization efforts.
Prior to ON Semiconductor’s spin-off from Motorola, Mr. Doutrewe worked for Motorola’s EMEA sales organization. Joining Motorola in 1987, he headed up the discrete product group planning team in Toulouse, France. During his career, Mr. Doutrewe has also worked as Business Director for General Electric’s south Europe semiconductor division and held several management positions with RCA in Europe.
In this new role at ON Semiconductor, Mr. Doutrewe will dual report to Bill Bradford, senior vice president of the company’s global Sales and Marketing, and to Charlotte Diener, vice president and general manager of Global Supply Chain Management.
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