Vice President Business Development in IMEC
Lode Lauwers is Vice President Business Development in IMEC, the nanoelectronics R&D Center in Leuven, Belgium.
He oversees Corporate Business Development of IMEC Business Lines, CMOS scaling, Smart Systems and Energy, with a shared responsibility over sales with VP world wide Account Management. In the area of CMOS technology, he is responsible for IMEC business offerings, covering collaborations with leading IC manufacturers and equipment and material suppliers worldwide.
Since he joined IMEC in 2005, he had various roles in IMEC’s technology business and sales, a.o. as Director Strategic Program Partnerships, and having Regional Sales responsibility for IMEC business in Japan.
Earlier, he has been general manager of an ASIC design house, part of a US-based ASSP provider for the telecom industry, and scientific advisor for government funding in local and European cooperative networks in micro-electronics and telecommunications.