VP, Sales & Marketing Group, General Manager Service Provider Group
PSC1 : The Internet of Everything
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 09:00 - 10:15
Mr. Robby Swinnen is vice president and general manager of the Service Provider Group at Intel Corporation and oversees all the sales and marketing activities with Mobile Network Operators around the world. He joined Intel in 1992, where he worked at Intel European headquarters in Swindon, UK, holding a variety of product and channel marketing positions for Intel Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) sales organization.
In 1995, Swinnen transferred to Intel Portland, Ore. offices, where he led the North American launch of the Intel Product Dealer program, a multi-Billion dollar sales and marketing program. Swinnen became worldwide director of Intel Service Provider initiatives in 1998 and assistant general manager of the Reseller Channel Organization in 2001. He served from 2003 to 2005 as co-general manager of the Partner Marketing Group, overseeing the Intel Inside’ program, co-marketing activities and global sponsorship efforts, as well as the Marketing Development Office. Swinnen was appointed vice president of Intel Corporation and co-president of Intel K.K. (Japan) in January of 2006 and held this position for about 3 years. His last assignment was vice president of Intel Mobility Group where he oversaw the Global Business Development activities for the Ultra Mobility Group.
He received his bachelor degree in Communications Sciences from the University of Brussels, Belgium in 1986.