Zmira Shternfeld-Lavie

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Transfer, Optimization and Development Process Services Business Unit (TOPS)

Ms. Lavie was appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of Transfer, Optimization and development Process Services (TOPS) in 2018, after serving as VP of Process Engineering R&D and GM of TOPS since 2007. She has over 25 years of experience with Si processing technologies and management in fabrication as well as in the R&D arena. She joined the R&D Group as Thin Film Section Manager when it was established in 1996. In her current position, she is leading the R&D Process Group, MEMS and manages the process transfer activity with a target of establishing customer specific processes in TowerJazz fabs. Previously, Ms. Lavie served at National Semiconductor as Thin Film Process Engineer. She has expertise in thin films metallization and process integration and has several patents within this area. Ms. Lavie received a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Technion, Haifa.