Maria Marced, TSMC


On November 19, 2007, Mrs. Maria Marced was appointed President of TSMC Europe.  Maria is responsible for driving the development, strategy and management of TSMC Europe.  In 2005, Maria became Senior Vice President and General Manager of Sales and Marketing at NXP Semiconductors/Philips Semiconductors.

Maria joined Philips Semiconductor in September 2003 as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Connected Multimedia Solutions Business Unit overseeing Philips' semiconductor solutions for Connected Consumer applications.

Previous to her work with Philips, Maria was employed at Intel where she developed her professional career for more than 19 years, reaching the top position in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region as Vice President and General Manager.  Prior to Intel, Maria worked in Spain for several companies.

Mrs. Marced holds a Ph.D. in Telecommunications Engineering from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain.













"Collaboration is a key driving factor in the semiconductor industry today. TSMC develops a silicon proven design ecosystem for every new process node such that a designer has full access to proven intellectual property (IP).  We welcome the opportunity to utilize our expertise and broaden our ecosystem through the HIS Initiative so that customers have access to proven hardware security IP solutions.


—Maria Marced, President, TSMC Europe