Group Chief Executive Officer (Group CEO)
Appointed in August 2016 as the CEO of Sivers Semiconductors. Anders has held various leading roles with large corporations like e.g. Sony Ericsson, HIQ and ABB and as VP Engineering & Operations at Birdstep Technologies before joining Sivers Semiconductors as COO in February 2015. Anders holds an MSc in Computer Science and Engineering from Faculty of Engineering, Lund University.
Group Chief Financial Officer (Group CFO)
Group CFO since September 2021. Håkan Rippe’s career spans 27 years in both private equity-owned and listed technology companies. He has been part of several growth journeys and handled a significant number of acquisitions and capital market transactions. Håkan Rippe has previously held the role of CFO at Enea and Clavister as well as senior positions at IBM and Telelogic, among others. Håkan holds a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers University of Technology.
Managing Director Photonics (MD Photonics)
Billy is managing director at Sivers Photonics Ltd. He came from advanced, display platform start-up, SmartKem, where he was COO. He previously held Senior Executive and Board-level roles at semiconductor industry giants Motorola, Global Foundries and Teledyne e2v, as well as critical roles within industry start-up Silecs. Billy´s long experience include operations, engineering, quality, research and technology, and global applications expertise. Billy studied Electronics and Electrical Engineering at Glasgow University.
United States (US) President & Interim Managing Director Wireless (MD Wireless)
Mike Noonen has 25 years of experience leading technology businesses resulting in two IPOs and multiple acquisitions. Most recently he was SVP, Global Marketing, Sales & Business Development at Rambus. Previously, Mike led sales and marketing at Silego Technology, the pioneer of Configurable Mixed-Signal acquired by Dialog Semiconductor in late 2017. Prior to Silego he was the interim CEO and Board Director at Ambiq Micro, the low power microcontroller leader. Previously, Noonen was: Chairman and co-founder of Silicon Catalyst (the World’s 1st semiconductor incubator, EE Times 2015 Start-up of the Year) EVP, Global Products, Design, Sales, & Marketing at GlobalFoundries (the fastest growing semiconductor company in 2012) EVP, Worldwide Sales & Marketing, at NXP (2010 IPO, 12 consecutive quarters of top and bottom-line growth) Noonen has held executive product line, sales and marketing roles at National Semiconductor, Cisco Systems, and 8×8. He started his career at NCR Microelectronics teaching mixed-signal ASIC design. He also was elected to the Global Semiconductor Alliance Board of Directors and was Chairman of the Board of Socle in Taiwan (acquired by Foxconn). He holds a BSEE from Colorado State University and in 2012 was named the College of Engineering Distinguished Alumni. He holds multiple patents in the areas of Internet telephony and video communications.
Group Senior Vice President Marketing & Communications
Joined Sivers Semiconductors (previous Sivers IMA) in September 2015. Formerly Vice President Sales & Marketing (VP Sales & Marketing) Sivers Wieless. Patric has held various leading roles in Ericsson. He has been working with radar- and radio link backhaul systems since 1994.