MANHASSET, N.Y. AMI Semiconductor Inc. has appointed Dr. Ted Tewksbury president and chief operating officer, effective Sept. 4.
Tewksbury, 49, will be responsible for AMI Semiconductor's mixed signal and digital business units, as well as all manufacturing operations and supply chain management. He most recently served as general manager and managing director at Maxim Integrated Products Inc., a supplier of analog and mixed-signal products.
While at Maxim, Tewksbury ran 11 product lines, established the company's high-speed data converter and high-performance RF businesses and introduced over 180 new products. Before Maxim, Tewksbury served as director of SiGe RF/analog product development for IBM Microelectronics and as a senior design engineer for Analog Devices.
Dr. Tewksbury obtained his bachelors, masters and doctorate degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, authored/co-authored many publications, holds several patents, and led the development of many industry firsts and award-winning technologies.