Executive Vice President and General Manager, Secure Connected Edge


Rafael Sotomayor is executive vice president and general manager of Secure Connected Edge for NXP Semiconductors. In this role, he is responsible for driving embedded compute leadership for edge processing in industrial, IoT and networking markets, and oversees the solutions that drive the security and connectivity ecosystems. These solutions include devices enabled with NFC, UHF, UWB, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, as well as secure products for mobile payment, banking, secure ID, transit and secure services for IoT.

Prior to joining NXP in 2014, Rafael was vice president of marketing at Broadcom in the wireless connectivity business, and prior to that, he was at Motorola and Intel.


Rafael holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MSEE from Georgia Tech and a BSEE from Purdue University.


United States

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish


2014 - Present