Rebeca Obregon-Jimenez is Avnet’s senior vice president of strategic business engagements and supplier management. She creates strong, long-lasting relationships for the Avnet Integrated, Avnet United and Avnet Velocity business units. She also oversees supplier management for the Interconnect, Passive & Electromechanical (IP&E) business and drives strategy, mergers and acquisitions across the organization.
With more than 30 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, Obregon-Jimenez has built and grown teams and businesses from inception to profitable worldwide market leaders. Before joining Avnet, she served as a corporate vice president at Amkor Technology. She also held a variety of strategy, management, operations and engineering roles at IDT and Motorola.
Obregon-Jimenez earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Arizona State University and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the National Technological University. She serves on the board of directors of FormFactor, Inc., a provider of essential test and measurement technology for integrated circuits.
Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT) is a leading global technology distributor and solutions provider that has served customers’ evolving needs for more than a century. Avnet’s position at the center of the technology value chain enables it to accelerate the design and supply stages of product development so customers can realize revenue faster. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Avnet serves more than 1 million customers in more than 140 countries and partners with global suppliers from almost every technology segment. At the close of FY22, Avnet generated $24.3 billion in sales and operated 12 major distribution centers, 11 technology campuses, six programming centers, and 250+ facilities in 45+ countries. Learn more about Avnet at www.avnet.com