DRAVEIL2013 - maintenantHead of France and Italy Operations: 2 Country Managers and 15 Engineers, ~500 production chambers across 8 production sites.
Accountability for service excellence execution, equipment start ups, R&D projects, complex upgrades execution management.
6 month successful mission at Altis Semiconductor, Paris as an Account Manager, for manufacturing plant productivity recovery, post multiple years of fab idle.
Customer production ramp up and ramp down management in stretch timing conditions and under restrictive economic environment.
New and refurbished equipment as well as major upgrades sales, including configuration and specifications setup, prior to slotting at manufacturing.
Annual spares and service contracts negotiation and renewal. Annual spares and service revenue and margin forecast.
Internal and external executive meetings delivery, including business update, technical update, equipments productivity and reliability, cost reduction plans, continuous improvement plans and roadmaps.
Equipment and spare parts quality management up to corporate level.
Internal and external employees recruitment and development.
- Field Service Manager
DRAVEIL2006 - 2013Manage a team of 8 engineers supporting France (ST, Altis, CEA, LFoundry) and Italy (ST Agrate, Micron Avezzano) installed bases.
Service contracts negotiation.
Field Service Engineers recruitment, integration and development.
- CMP Project Management
DRAVEIL2004 - 2006New equipment installation (Xceda platform) in ST Crolles300 for oxide polish application, including process development, production support and ramp up.
Team development and technical training up to expert level certification.
- System Expert Engineer and Team leader
MEYLAN1997 - 2004Successful Chemical Mechanical Polishing (CMP) activity development, including process and hardware support in SOITEC, Bernin – France.
Process transfer to SEH, Nagano – Japan.
Hardware and process development in Applied Materials HQ in San Francisco, USA.
Team management: 8 CMP engineers and technicians.
- Process Engineering, Wet and Dry photoresist strip
Rousset1996 - 1997Process transfer from Colorado Springs factory to Rousset newly opened manufacturing plant.
Process Development and Optimization.
Production ramp up.
New Products Introduction.