ISES Advisory Board

Martin Weigert

  • Broadcom
  • VP & GM Industrial Fiber Products Division
  • Biography

Martin Weigert is the Vice President & General Manager of the Industrial Fiber Products Division which manufactures fiber optic and sensor products targeting the industrial, automotive and medical market. Martin Weigert worked for Siemens/Osram/Infineon/Avago for over 20 years and has held various development & marketing positions in the company’s fiber optic and LED product divisions. Martin has many years of experience in leading positions for development and marketing of optoelectronic components for the automotive and fiber optic markets. He is currently in charge of the P&L for the Industrial Fiber Product Division at Broadcom. Martin studied Micro System Technology and has a technical background in MEMS, Optoelectronics and Semiconductors. He is the managing director of the Avago Technologies GmbH in Munich, Avago Technologies Fiber Austria GmbH in Vienna and a member of the supervisory board at CISES (Chinese International Semiconductor Executive Summit).

20 years experience in Fiber Optics

1994 -1997 – Process development MEMS
1997 -1998 – Task force leader production ramp-up
1998 –1999 – Project leader optical SMD devices
1999 –2000 – Marketing Manager Automotive LED
2001 –2004 – Director Development Fiber Optics
2004 –2006 – Director Marketing POF
2006 –2007 – Director Product Line Manager (R&D+Marketing) at Infineon
Since 2008 – General Manager Industrial Fiber Optics at Avago Technologies
Since 2009 – Managing Director “Avago Technologies Fiber GmbH”
2011-2017 – Member of the supervisory board at MIC AG
Since 2012 – Managing Director “Avago Technologies Fiber Austria GmbH”
2014-2016 – Vice President & General Manager at Avago Technologies
Since 2016 – Vice President & General Manager at Broadcom