Bruco Signs Agreement with Harry Inia,
15, 2008 – Borne – The Netherlands
Semiconductor Leader, to Drive the
Next Growth Phase
– Bruco, specialized in the design and delivery of
Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs), today announced that Harry Diepenmaat, Managing
Director of Bruco, and Harry Inia, previously Vice President and General Manager of the Automotive
Business Line with NXP, signed a management buy-in agreement.
With this agreement Harry Inia
becomes shareholder and director of the Bruco Cooperation besides Harry Diepenmaat. The agreement
supports the growth plans of Bruco including the expansion to a new location in Den Bosch.
Diepenmaat, Managing Director of Bruco states: “I’m very pleased to have someone with Harry Inia’s
background and experience in my team; it is a great fit to our company. I believe his expertise and many
years of experience in the semiconductor industry will be of great value to our team and our customers.
With our current growth, it's important that we fill our management force with industry veterans who
understand the market. Harry will help us keep up our momentum.”
Harry Inia, Bruco’s Commercial
Director, has over 23 years of experience in the global semiconductor industry. Prior to joining Bruco,
he was appointed Vice President and General Manager of a very successful NXP (founded by Philips)
Semiconductor Automotive business line. Mr. Inia has also been working in international marketing, key
account management, project management and (field) application engineering. He joined Bruco as a
Business Consultant in June 2007.
Harry holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from the San Jose University in
California, USA, and a Bachelor EE from the Polytechnical school in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands.
Bruco B.V. has been established in 1988. Bruco is a financially healthy and steadily
growing organization located in Borne, in the eastern part of the Netherlands. A new Bruco facility is
being developed and will be located in the Den Bosch region and will allow Bruco to strengthen the
connection between the Technology Innovation ecoweb Twente with the Eindhoven-Leuven-Aachen-triangle.
Bruco Integrated Circuits develops, evaluates, tests and qualifies Application Specific Integrated
Circuits (ASICs) for European and global customers. Bruco’s ASICs are being applied in automotive, power
management, wireless communications, MEMS and sensor and identification businesses. Bruco is a member of
the Business Semiconductor Cluster Oost NL and is one of the seed investors in GreenPeak Technologies.
(formerly Xanadu Wireless)
Bruco Press Contact
Full postal address:
Oostermaat 2, 7623 CS
Borne, The Netherlands.