Business 100 – 2017

Ann B. Kelleher/Intel

Ann B. Kelleher is corporate vice president and general manager of the technology and manufacturing group at Intel. She is responsible for corporate quality assurance, corporate services, customer fulfillment, and supply chain management. She is also responsible for strategic planning for the company’s worldwide manufacturing operations, including silicon fabrication, assembly, and test.

Before assuming her current position in the technology and manufacturing group, Ann was general manager of the fabrication/sort manufacturing organization. In that role, she was responsible for all aspects of Intel’s high-volume silicon manufacturing. Earlier in her Intel career, Ann was the site manager of Intel’s Fab 11X fabrication facility in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, the plant manager of Intel’s Fab 12 facility in Chandler, Arizona, as well as the factory manager of Fab 24 in Leixlip, Ireland.

Ann joined Intel in 1996 as a process engineer, going on to manage technology transfers and factory ramp-ups in a variety of positions spanning 200mm and 300mm technologies.

A County Cork native, she holds a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in electrical engineering, all from University College Cork