MANHASSET, N.Y. Infineon Technologies has appointed Gerry Duggan as CEO and President of Infineon Technologies North America Corp. His appointment becomes effective Sept. 25.
Duggan will be responsible for the business activities at headquarters in North America. He will report directly to Infineon's North American Board of Directors, chaired by Dr. Wolfgang Ziebart, CEO and president of Infineon Technologies AG.
Duggan comes to Infineon from Future Electronics where he was president and chief operating officer until earlier this year. He spent over 20 years at Future where he held several leadership positions including executive vice president of worldwide product marketing, executive vice president of North America Sales and vice president of sales. Prior to joining Future, Duggan held a number of management positions in the Canadian communications RF industry.
"I am excited to be joining Infineon at such an important point in its corporate evolution," said Duggan. "With the recent strategic realignment, I am looking forward to leading the team to strengthen its core businesses, working closely with Infineon's CEO and Management Board. This new focus will help us build a stronger presence in the North American marketplace."