Movea Appoints Gilles Delfassy as New Chairman of the Board
Movea appoints mobile industry expert as Chairman of the Board to help drive Movea’s motion sensing and data fusion technology for mobile, Interactive TV, Sports and eHealth.
Grenoble, France - July 2, 2012 - Movea (www.movea.com), the leader in motion processing and data fusion technologies, today announced the appointment of mobile industry expert, Gilles Delfassy, as its Chairman of the Board.
Delfassy brings to Movea his vast mobile industry expertise and experience working with leading OS providers, platform developers and semiconductor companies. Most recently, Delfassy served as president and CEO of ST-Ericsson. He also served as Senior Vice President of Texas Instruments, Inc., where during his tenure he created and built its Wireless business into the worldwide market leader. Delfassy has also served as a member of the Board at several leading semiconductor and IP companies.
“We’re delighted and honored to welcome Gilles as Movea’s new Chairman of the Board,” said Sam Guilaumé, Movea president and CEO. “His global industry experience and vision will greatly contribute to our advancement as a global technology leader in motion processing and data fusion for Mobile, Interactive TV, Sports and eHealth.”
“The world of Wireless continues to advance at an alarming rate,” said Delfassy. “Today motion sensing and data fusion are a burgeoning and very promising market opportunity, particularly in the mobile landscape, and I’m excited to be part of it. I look forward to working with Movea to help the company reach its full potential through its relevant and innovative technology.”
Movea is a leading provider of motion sensing and data fusion software, firmware, and IP for the consumer electronics, particularly smart phones and tablets, sports and fitness and eHealth industries. Movea’s proprietary SmartMotion™ technology - unique motion processing capabilities - enable customers and partners to quickly add motion intelligence to their products, providing reduced risk, cost, and time-to-market advantages for delivering compelling new motion-based features that create more value and a more exciting user experience for the consumer.
Movea has a global presence with headquarters in Grenoble, France, a U.S. subsidiary in Silicon Valley, California, as well as technology and manufacturing partners and distributors around the world. The company was recently named a “Cool Vendor for 2012” by leading analyst firm Gartner Inc. For more information visit www.movea.com or follow us on Twitter at @MoveaDataFusion.
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