Chris Cook | Cypress Semiconductor
Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Chris Cook was appointed Chief Marketing Officer at Cypress in March 2017. Cook is a high-tech executive with valuable learning from his experiences leading global semiconductor, system and software businesses in various market segments, including automotive, industrial, and consumer applications within the emerging Internet of Things (IoT). In his CMO role, he is responsible for driving the marketing and communications strategy to clearly position Cypress as the embedded solutions leader and as a problem solver to customers.
Cook previously served as the President of Flex Power, a leading global supplier of high-value power solutions for mobile devices, cloud infrastructure and IoT products. Prior to Flex Power, he served on the senior leadership team at Infineon Technologies, where he held numerous executive roles with P&L, General Management, Engineering, Sales and Marketing responsibilities. Most recently, he was co-founder and CEO of Cauz Colony, a social impact start-up focused on using digital marketing to connect people, brands and charities to raise awareness.
He holds a BS in Electrical Engineer and Technology from Purdue University and attended the Executive Leadership Program at Harvard Business School.