and Chief Executive Officer
Gregg Lowe was appointed President and CEO of Freescale Semiconductor, effective June 2012. He joined Freescale from Texas Instruments, where he was Senior Vice President, Analog. In his most recent role at TI, Gregg led the High Performance Analog, High Volume Analog and Logic, Power Management, and Silicon Valley Analog businesses.
Gregg joined Texas Instruments in 1984 and served in a variety of leadership positions during his tenure with the company.
Since April 2006, he has led global strategy and operations for TI's standard and application-specific analog chips portfolio. These products provide the connection between digital and real-world signals, such as voice, sound, pressure, temperature and electricity.
Gregg joined TI's field sales organization in 1984, with responsibility for growing the company's business with automobile manufacturers. In 1990, he led TIís European automotive sales force, managing teams and customer relationships in France, Germany, Italy, England and Spain.
In 1994, Gregg managed TI's Microcontroller organization. Later, he led the Application Specific Integrated Circuit organization for TI, overseeing a worldwide team with design centers and customers on each continent. In 2001, he moved to the Analog business to manage High Speed Communications and Controls. Later that year, Gregg became manager of the High Performance Analog business unit with responsibility for TI's high-performance data converter, amplifier, power management and interface integrated circuits.
Gregg earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering in 1984 from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana. He later received the university's Career Achievement Award to recognize his accomplishments in the community and within the semiconductor industry. He graduated from the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford University. He is also fluent in German.
Gregg serves as a member of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology's Board of Trustees.
In 2010, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc. in Cleveland, OH, appointed Gregg to its Board of Trustees.