Noman Akhtar has deep technical knowledge of electronic components and is covering home appliances and semiconductors within the IHS consumer electronics team. He analyzes market shares and the semiconductor bill of materials of smart appliances including household robots. He also provides the latest technology market trends at global as well as country level.
Prior to joining home appliance team, Noman shared his expertise with the industrial semiconductor team leveraging his deep understanding of the semiconductor supply chain. He analyzed the impact of power electronics in smart home/grids evolution and built models for industrial semiconductor applications such as motor drives, process automation, building and home control, medical electronics, transportation and various power and energy systems.
Noman joined IHS in May 2014. Noman holds an MSc in Power Engineering specializing in smart home and smart grid electronics from the Technical University of Munich and a BSc in Electronic Engineering from Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology in Karachi. He is based in Munich, Germany.