General Manager, IBM Microelectronics, Systems and Technology Group
Michael Cadigan, B.S. ’79, is General Manager, IBM Microelectronics, Systems and Technology Group. His current responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of the IBM Microelectronics Unit. This unit includes the Semiconductor and Packaging Process Development Activity, Alliance Partners, Semiconductor and Packaging Manufacturing, Product Organization / Sales and Marketing, Fulfillment and Overall P&L.
Semiconductor Process Development and Manufacturing are key foundational elements of IBM’s Systems and Technology Group Hardware Platform providing Technology Differentiation.
Prior Assignments at IBM; Mike was Brand General Manager, OEM Microelectronics Systems and Technology Group, July 2004 and was responsible for overseeing the OEM Microelectronics business and its overall financial results, investment plan, portfolio and client decisions. He was Vice President of Manufacturing and Logistics, Integrated Supply Chain, in January 2003; which included the internally manufactured and fulfilled operations as well as the outsourced manufacturing activity worldwide. Logistics support also a worldwide activity in support of all IBM’s units. Mike was also Vice President Technical and Business Operations, Storage Technology Division in San Jose.
The majority of Mike’s career has been in the IBM Technology Group where he held a number of executive positions including General Manager of the Interconnect Business Unit, several site location executive positions, in Texas, North Carolina, and NY. The majority of these assignments have been in product management, manufacturing and supply chain operations.