Dr Thomas Morgenstern is Senior Vice President and General Manager Fab 1 of GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 1. He is responsible for GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ high-end 300mm manufacturing operations in Europe.
After more than twelve years at Infineon Technologies and Qimonda Dresden, where he held the position of Senior Director Manufacturing and R&D, Thomas Morgenstern is a proven expert for efficient volume manufacturing in semiconductor industry.
Prior to his first employment at GLOBALFOUNDRIES he worked at Biotronik, a leading European company for medical technologies and products.
From 2010 to 2013 Thomas Morgenstern was as Director Manufacturing Engineering responsible for all manufacturing modules at Fab 1 as well as for Metrology, Maintenance and Test Wafer Management at the Dresden site.
In 2013 Thomas Morgenstern joined Bosch’s semiconductor and sensor fab in Reutlingen as Senior Vice President with focus on manufacturing automotive components.
In 2017 he returned to GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 1 in Dresden as Vice President Customers & Products. He took over the role of Senior Vice President and General Manager on January 1, 2018
Thomas Morgenstern graduated in chemistry at the Fridericiana-Universität Karlsruhe and Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf (Diplom-Chemiker).
He holds a PhD from the University of Düsseldorf.