Analyst Profile

Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson

Research VP

15 years at Gartner ,  43 years industry experience
Santa Clara, CA USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Bob Johnson is a research vice president in Gartner's Technology & Service Provider Research organization, where he is part of the semiconductor manufacturing team in the Semiconductor Division. He is responsible for research and analysis of market trends in the semiconductor manufacturing area with specific focus on semiconductor capital spending and capacity, manufacturing economics, process control, and factory automation,

Areas of Coverage

  • Semiconductors


Previous Experience

Mr. Johnson has 30 years of experience in the semiconductor equipment industry, including more than 12 years at Applied Materials and eight years of independent strategic marketing consulting. He has extensive experience in strategic and tactical marketing, market research, product management, and business development.

Professional Background

ATMI Systems, Marketing Vice President, 1 year
Applied Materials, Various, 12 years
Self -employed, Consultant to Semiconductor Equipment Industry, 10 years


B.S., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
M.B.A., Stanford University