Gino Addiego, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Semiconductor Global Operations and Corporate Quality
Dr. Gino Addiego is senior vice president of Semiconductor Global Operations and Corporate Quality for Applied Materials. He works closely with all the company’s business units to drive an effective and efficient value delivery process. He also oversees the company’s India operations, driving operational and engineering activities to spur innovation and revenue growth.
Previously, Dr. Addiego was president and chief operating officer at Ultra Clean Technology (UCTT:NASDAQ), a supplier of critical subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment, medical device, energy, research, and flat panel industries with several factories in China, Singapore and the U.S. Before joining Ultra Clean Technology, he was executive vice president at Novellus Systems for six years responsible for HR, Information Technology, Operations, Facilities, and Central Engineering, as well as executing on the company’s growth strategy and managing several European companies in the surface science area.
Dr. Addiego previously spent more than nine years at Applied Materials, from 1996 to 2005, leading various successful product groups such as CMP and PDC, as well as key global organizations including Global Operations, Manufacturing, Foundation Engineering, and Information Technology.
He received bachelor of science and doctorate degrees in electrical engineering from UC Berkeley. He holds several patents and was nominated for the National Inventor of the Year Award in 1993.