Govt Will Hire CEO, CTO, CFO For Rs 70,000 Cr India Semiconductor Mission!
According to the a Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) official, the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) is looking forward to build electronic chip and display ecosystem in the country, it may hire top officials to fill various positions like CEO, CTO and CFO among others.
Rs 76,000 crore Granted by MeitY
For the development of semiconductor and display manufacturing ecosystem in the country, a total outlay of Rs 76,000 crore has been approved by the Union Cabinet in December for the Semiconductor India programme.
Eligibility For CEO & CTO Role
In order to serve as chief executive officer (CEO) of India Semiconductor Mission (ISM), MeitY is looking for a person with over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor industry and more than 10 years of experience at global level. The minimum leadership position that the candidate interested to apply for CEO is the position of vice-president.
The CEO will head the mission. The business division of ISM will be run by a professional management including an additional chief executive officer, chief technology officer (CTO), chief strategy officer (CSO), chief financial officer (CFO), chief business development officer (CBDO), etc. These all shall be assisted by domain experts from the industry.
For the post of Chief Technology Officer, the ministry is looking for a candidate with over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry with minimum 10 years of global experience and at least 10 years’ experience in consulting in the semiconductor segment and related areas of electronics manufacturing. As per the details, the CTO should have served at least at the position of vice-president or as CTO, CSO or chief operating officer.
A search-cum-selection committee headed by the MeitY Secretary shall head the selection process. The window for application is open till February 20. The window for application is open till February 20.