PLC Board of Directors
Appointment Date: 10 August 2016
Skills and Experience
Nigel was appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director in August 2016. Nigel has a strong background in electronics and technology marketing, and brings significant experience and understanding of the semiconductor industry. He is currently the Chairman and CEO ofGraphcore. Prior to joining Graphcore, he was Chairman of XMOS Ltd, the premier provider of voice and music processing and control ICs, Nigel was President and CEO at Picochip Inc. a fabless semiconductor business. Previously he was a co-founder of Icera Inc., a leading 3G cellular baseband semiconductor company where he was a member of the Board of Director and led Sales and Marketing. Nigel is Chairman of the Technical Advisory Committee and a member of the Remuneration and Audit Committee.
Other current appointments
Technical Advisory Committee (Chairman)