Jon Ellis has more than 25 years of product management, consulting, sales, analyst, and marketing experience in the technology industry. He is responsible for driving profitable growth for the semiconductor portfolio. Prior to his current position, he worked in consulting business development to increase the range of projects and number of customers served by our technology analysts. Earlier in his career at IHS Markit, he was responsible for an EMEA sales team’s driving new business with key accounts in the high-tech sector, most notably with semiconductor and displays companies. He started his time at IHS Markit as a principal analyst and subject matter expert in semiconductors.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, Mr. Ellis was a vice president of technical marketing at Avnet Memec, a global component distribution company, where he set the strategy and technology direction for the company by working closely with existing partners and fostering new partnerships to strengthen the product portfolio. He worked at Avnet Memec for 16 years. Mr. Ellis holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in engineering from the University of Durham, United Kingdom.