Sir Peter Bonfield, currently the Chairman of NXP Semiconductors, is a leading International Business Executive with over 45 years experience in the fields of electronics, computers and communications.
The former Chairman and CEO of ICL plc, he was appointed CEO and Chairman of the Executive Committee of British Telecommunications plc for the period 1996-2002. Since 2002 Sir Peter has been involved with a diverse portfolio of companies operating at main Board level in the USA, Europe and the Far East.
His current appointments include: Chairman of the Board, NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI), The Netherlands; Director of L.M. Ericsson, Sweden; Director of Mentor Graphics Corporation Inc., Oregon, USA; Director of T.S.M.C., Taipei, Taiwan; Director Sony Corporation, Tokyo, Japan; Board Mentor, CMi, Belgium; Member of The Longreach Group Advisory Board, Hong Kong; Advisor to Apax Partners LLP, London; Senior Advisor Rothschild, London; and Chair of Council and Senior Pro Chancellor, Loughborough University, UK. Change management in international technology companies has characterized his work.