Dr. Avi Strum
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Strum was appointed Chief Technology Officer in 2023, following his previous role as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Sensors & Displays Business Unit since 2018. Previously he served as Vice President and General Manager (GM) of the CMOS Image Sensor Business Unit (BU) since 2005. Previously he was VP of Europe Sales and VP and GM of the Specialty Business Unit. He joined Tower in 2004 and served as GM of Tower’s design center in Netanya and Device and Integration Department Manager. In 2005, he was appointed GM of the CMOS sensor and non-volatile memory (NVM) BU. Prior to joining Tower, Dr. Strum served as President and COO of TransChip Inc. and previously served in various positions with Intel Corp., both in Israel and the US. He also served with Semi Conductor Devices (SCD) as R&D Manager and was in charge of all infrared detectors development. Dr. Strum received a Ph.D. and B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Technion Israel Institute of Technology.