Paul de Bot joined TSMC EMEA in 2015, and after roles in business development and account management, was appointed to General Manager in 2022 with the responsible for
the overall TSMC business in Europe and Israel.
A few decades ago, Paul started his career at Philips in the area of video technology, reaching the position of Chief Strategy Officer of the digital TV systems division of Philips.
In 2003 he joined Philips Semiconductors (which later became NXP Semiconductors) as Vice President Strategy & Business Development for their consumer, automotive and identification businesses, respectively.
Prior to joining TSMC, Paul had further executive roles in the software industry and in corporate finance.
Paul holds MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering and Corporate Finance and a Professional Doctorate degree in Telecommunications.