David Reed is executive vice president, Operations at NXP Semiconductors. In this role, he is responsible for NXP’s internal and external manufacturing operations, supply chain, information technology, quality and procurement.

David has 30 years of extensive international experience with global execution of fabs, assembly and test, packaging, R&D, foundries and joint ventures for Analog, Automotive, Logic and Wireless customers. David joined Freescale Semiconductor in 2012 as senior vice president, manufacturing operations. Previously he was Vice President and General Manager at GLOBALFOUNDRIES, where he led global turnkey, reticle, back-end operations and the launch of 28nm in Dresden, Germany.

David began his career at Texas Instruments in 1984 where he held multiple overseas and leadership assignments in operations, development and in the analog, digital, memory and DLP™ businesses of TI. David served on the boards of the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University and the Circle 10 Council of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). He is also a BSA Eagle Scout and a Tocqueville Society member of the United Way of Dallas, Texas.

David earned a bachelor’s of art degree in chemistry from Austin College and a bachelor’s of science degree in chemical engineering from Texas A&M. He also holds a master’s of business administration degree in corporate finance from the University of Dallas.