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EY - Peter Bonfield

Sir Peter Bonfield CBE, FREng

Chairman
NXP Semiconductors

Sir Peter Bonfield has more than 50 years of experience in the international technology business. He is Chairman of Netherlands-based NXP, the world’s fifth largest semiconductor company, and Chairman of software group GobalLogic, based in Silicon Valley. He is a director and Chair of Audit at TSMC in Taiwan and Mentor Graphics in the US.

His prior positions include CEO of BT Group, Chairman and CEO of ICL plc and Deputy CEO of STC plc, and he has served on the boards of 12 international technology companies including Sony and Ericsson. He is a member of The Longreach Group Advisory Board, Senior Advisor to G3 Good Governance Group, Senior Advisor to Alix Partners, and on the UK and US boards of the EastWest Institute.

Sir Peter is an elected Fellow of The Royal Academy of Engineering and Chairman of Council, Loughborough University. Knighted in 1996 and awarded the CBE in 1989, he has received honorary doctorates from 11 universities. Voted one of the top 25 managers of 1996 by Businessweek and awarded the prestigious Order of the Lion of Finland in 1995, he is also an honorary citizen of Dallas, Texas.