EMEA Leadership Council
Harald Hamster, Ph.D.
VP, Strategy Development
Infineon Technologies AG
Dr. Hamster is responsible for Infineon's corporate strategy development activities, including the strategic planning process and the company's strategy projects. Dr. Hamster joined Infineon in 2006. Prior, he was a member of Samsung's Global Strategy Group in Seoul, South Korea.
Dr. Hamster also worked in Marketing and Business Development roles at start-ups in the semiconductor device and design tool space. In addition, he was as a Principal at The McKenna Group, a Silicon Valley high-tech strategy consulting firm.
He started his professional career at McKinsey & Co. where he became an Engagement Manager.
Dr. Hamster holds a Master Degree and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of California at Berkeley.