Luc Seraphin, who was promoted internally to Managing Director from VP World-Wide Sales & Business Development, originally joined NemeriX from Agere Systems, where he was EVP & General Manager of the Mobile Terminals Division. Previously, Seraphin held a number of leadership positions within Agere, Lucent Technologies, AT&T and NEC in marketing, sales and applications.
Jacques Combet, a senior telecommunications veteran, is new to NemeriX, hailing most recently from Alcatel where he held senior management positions in the mobile phone sector for nearly a decade, in particular as President of the Mobile Phone Division. Mr. Combet has a broad knowledge of the cellular industry, including products, services, technology providers and telecom operators. Prior to Alcatel, he spent seven years in charge of the European Consumer Division marketing operations at Texas Instruments.
Concurrent with the appointment of Seraphin and Combet as Managing Directors, Ron Torten will be appointed to NemeriX’s Board of Advisors.
NemeriX is a venture-backed fabless semiconductor company specializing in ultra low power GPS and LBS integrated circuits, software and firmware for GPS and wireless applications.