Altum RF Announces Niels Kramer as Managing Director Europe and Vice President Marketing
Dr. Kramer brings significant semiconductor process and RF/Microwave experience
EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS — April 25, 2019 – Altum RF, a supplier of high-performance millimeter-wave to digital semiconductor solutions for next generation markets and applications, announces Altum RF co-founder Niels Kramer as its Managing Director Europe and Vice President Marketing. Dr. Kramer brings more than 25 years of semiconductor process and RF and microwave semiconductor industry experience to Altum RF. Dr. Kramer’s industry background includes RF semiconductor process development, general management, project and product management, and strategic marketing.
Most recently with MACOM as Senior Director Integrated Solutions, Dr. Kramer had the responsibility of developing a portfolio of RF ICs for high-performance applications. Prior to that, he served as Department Head of the MEMS & Micro Assembly Foundry at Philips, R&D and Program Manager for RF Products at NXP, and RF Device Engineer at Philips Semiconductors. He also held several engineering and management positions in 6-inch and 8-inch waferfabs.
“I look forward to continuing to work with Niels and benefitting from his expertise to help lead the growth of our company,” stated Greg Baker, CEO. “His deep technical knowledge coupled with considerable industry experience makes Niels ideal to closely collaborate with our customers, as well as design engineers, to help build our business in Europe and across the globe.”
Dr. Kramer holds an MSc and a PhD in Applied Physics from Twente University, The Netherlands.
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.