Dr. Marco Racanelli
Senior Vice President and General Manager of RF & High Performance Analog and US Aerospace & Defense Business Groups, Newport Beach Site Manager
Dr. Racanelli was appointed Senior Vice President & General Manager (GM), RF & High Performance Analog Business Unit (BU) and Aerospace & Defense (A&D) BU in 2008 and has been serving as Newport Beach Site Manager since 2014. Previously, he served as GM, Power BU and held various management positions with Jazz Semiconductor including VP of Technology & Engineering and A&D GM. Prior to Jazz, he held positions at Conexant Systems and Rockwell Semiconductor in the area of technology development. He helped establish industry leadership in SiGe, BiCMOS and MEMS technology, and built a strong design support organization. Prior to Rockwell, he worked at Motorola, Inc., where he contributed to bipolar, SiGe and SOI development for its semiconductor products sector. Dr. Racanelli received a Ph.D. and an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University. He holds over 35 U.S. patents.