Amir Panush

California, USA

Consumer, Public Safety, IOT, All

President & CEO at TDK InvenSense

Amir Panush - President and CEO of TDK-InvenSense (TDK’s MEMS Sensors Business Group). Amir is a senior executive veteran with over 20 years of demonstrated expertise in leading cutting-edge multi-national businesses with P&L, marketing, engineering, operations, and corporate development responsibilities.In his role as the CEO of TDK-InvenSense, Amir brings comprehensive understanding of current trends in the IoT, Wireless, Sensors, Automotive and Mobile technology sectors., in which he oversees the division’s business units, engineering, marketing, manufacturing and G&A operations. In 2015, Amir joined InvenSense to head the company’s Strategy & Corporate Development where he drove strategic expansion and diversification, ultimately leading to successful acquisition by TDK for $1.3B. Prior to joining InvenSense, Amir served as Senior Director Product Management and Business development of IoE/IoT Client business at Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM). Prior to that, he was Director of Automotive Product Management of Qualcomm Atheros division where he grew the business from inception to widespread adoption by tier 1 automotive customers. Prior to Qualcomm, Amir led strategic marketing and partnerships at Atheros Communications (acquired by Qualcomm). His earlier industry roles spanned software engineering and project management leadership at Texas Instruments and Comsys Mobile (acquired by Intel). Amir holds a Master of Business Administration from Haas Business School, University of California at Berkeley and a bachelor’s degree, Cum Laude, in Computer Science from Technion Institute of Technology in Israel.