Jean-Philippe Dauvin

Expert of the Semiconductor market


Before joining DECISION in 2007, Jean-Philippe Dauvin was Chief economist and group VP at STMicroelectronics. He is still today Emeritus Chief Economist at STMicroelectronics and teaches at the Ecole Supérieure d’Electricité (Supelec) as well as in other business schools. Since 2002, he is member of the scientific orientation committee of the Ecole des Mines. At the creation of ST University in 1994, Jean-Philippe Dauvin became Knowledge and Education Group Vice President.

From 1991 to 1994 he was also European Chairman and then World Chairman of the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS), the independent organization producing worldwide statistics for the semiconductor industry.

In 1987, Jean-Philippe Dauvin became Corporate Market Research Manager of the newly formed SGS-Thomson Microelectronics Group (now STMicroelectronics). Before the merger, he worked first as Chief Economist (1982), then as Director of Economic Studies (1983) within Thomson Composants’ Strategic Planning Group.

From 1966 to 1982, at BIPE, a leading French Consultancy company, he created the Electronic Department after carrying out the first strategic studies on the electronic industry for the Commissariat au Plan of France as well as for the European Community. 
Jean-Philippe Dauvin began his professional career in 1965 as an Economist within the Saint-Gobain Group

Jean-Philippe Dauvin graduated from the University of Paris with a Business Administration Degree and a Ph.D. in Economic Sciences.