Altum RF Announces Greg Baker as Founder and CEO
Mr. Baker brings significant RF and microwave semiconductor experience
EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS — April 16, 2019 – Altum RF, a supplier of high-performance millimeter-wave to digital semiconductor solutions for next generation markets and applications, announces Greg Baker as its Chief Executive Officer. As founder and CEO, Mr. Baker brings more than 25 years’ experience to Altum RF in the RF and microwave semiconductor industry, including component design, business development, marketing and sales. With his extensive experience, Mr. Baker provides a clear understanding of product development, operations and supply chain management, customer partnerships, sales channels and strategic marketing.
Most recently with MACOM as Senior Vice President and General Manager, RF & Microwave BU, Mr. Baker also previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Nitronex, LLC. Prior to that, he was General Manager of RF Small Signal Products at NXP Semiconductors and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Mimix Broadband, Inc. Earlier in his career, he held numerous technical and managerial positions at Sirenza Microdevices over ten years, including Vice President of International Sales, Vice President and General Manager of the Standard Products Unit, Vice President of Engineering, and Senior Director of Marketing.
“It is an exciting time in the RF and microwave industry, and I am eager to start this new international company and build a strong technical team to support customers and meet the market’s requirements for innovative products,” stated Mr. Baker. “I look forward to working with our customers to provide world-class technical support and solutions, with a focus on quick time-to-market utilizing our top-tier operations supply chain for fabrication, packaging and testing of products.”
Mr. Baker holds a BSEE from Texas A&M University, an MSEE from Georgia Tech and an MS in Global Finance from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology/New York University Stern School of Business.
ABOUT ALTUM RF
Established by leading experts in the RF/microwave industry, Altum RF designs high-performance millimeter-wave to digital solutions for next generation markets and applications. We work closely with our customers and partners to ensure superior technical support and customer service. With the help of our exceptional global partners, we can significantly shorten product development cycles by managing the entire supply chain from design to packaging, testing and qualification.
Altum RF develops a broad range of products for commercial and industrial applications, with strategic roadmaps to rapidly expand our product portfolio. Our engineers use decades of modeling expertise and system applications knowledge to define the right products for the most challenging requirements. Using proven technologies like GaAs, GaN, SiGe or RF CMOS, we are able to deliver optimal products in terms of RF performance, level of integration and cost. Whether your project is for Telecom, 5G, Satcom, RADAR Sensors, Test & Measurement, Aerospace & Defense or Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) applications, discover Altum RF as your next RF semiconductor partner.