Senior Vice President, Consumer & Cloud Infrastructure Group
Bruno Kranzen is Senior Vice President of the Consumer and Cloud Infrastructure business group, which was formed after ADI’s acquisition of Maxim Integrated, Inc. in 2021. In this role, Mr. Kranzen drives market share expansion by combining ADI’s deep sub-micron process technologies, software algorithms, development tools, architectures and packaging technologies to define and create the highest value and impactful solutions, synchronized to the demanding development cycles of ADI’s partner and strategic customers as well as its broad-market customer base.
Before ADI, Mr. Kranzen spent more than a decade at Maxim, where he served as VP of their Mobile business unit and Cloud and Datacenter business unit; prior to that, he was the GM of Maxim’s Audio Solutions business. Under his leadership, the Mobile BU transformed its customer base from a few select smartphone centric customers to thousands of customers by marketing and selling its solutions broadly. With the growth in artificial intelligence and machine learning, the Cloud and Datacenter BU expanded at double-digit rates by developing leading-edge power management and optical solutions.
Before Maxim, Mr. Kranzen was Executive Director and Co-General Manager of Mobile Solutions at Fairchild Semiconductor. In this role, he turned a small power-management product line into an emerging business unit with a diversified portfolio of standard power products for the fast-growing broad market. He was also a Marketing Director at National Semiconductor focused on developing power management solutions with extended battery life for portable power systems. Mr. Kranzen started his career in 1987 as an IC design engineer at Zilog, where he rose to the position of Director of IC design.
Mr. Kranzen holds a BSEE equivalent degree from IHRH (now PXL University of Applied Sciences and Arts) in Hasselt, Belgium.