Gilles B.

Business development executive specialised in Semiconductors & HighTech

French, English

Over 25 years of management experience in global high technology markets. P&L management; top and bottom lines. Sales and business development. Product management. IP strategy

  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Venture Capital & Private Equity
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Director of Business Development EMEI

United Electric Controls - Precision Sensors
5 years
Current position
Nov 2017 - Present
Sensors for aerospace industries, advanced semiconductor manufacturing, and hydrogen energy. • Military and commercial aviation: Engineered components for propulsion and engines, fuel ...see more


7 years
Current position
Dec 2015 - Present
Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD): OkyayTech (Palo Alto, CA). Air sterilization systems: Cleanwynd (Stanford University, CA). MEMS/Sensors: Tower Semiconductor (Israel). Thin films and e...see more

Founder and CEO

9 years
Dec 2005 - May 2015
Semiconductor process equipment manufacturer for Advanced Integrated Circuits production. (ASP >$1.5mil.) Successfully developed high-density plasma etching systems dedicated to produci...see more

Director of European Operations

SCP Global Technologies
7 years
Sep 1998 - Nov 2005
2nd largest semiconductor wet-process equipment manufacturer in the world (ASP > $2.5mil.US). Captured all major European accounts. Progressively achieved >25% market share (Gartner 200...see more

European Sales Manager

5 years
Sep 1993 - Aug 1998
NASDAQ company. Technology leader in wet-process and chemical distribution systems for semiconductors manufacturing (ASP > $1.5mil.US). EU sales doubled during this period. Global accou...see more

Program Manager

BLOMME Automation
7 years
Nov 1986 - Aug 1993
Engineering company, a key IBM supplier, specialized in semiconductor equipment engineering and manufacturing. Drove new product development, including a 2-year assignment in Silicon Va...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Venture Capital & Private Equity
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Strategy & Business Development


  • Semiconductor
  • IoT