Analyst Profile

Michele Reitz

Michele Reitz

Sr Research Analyst

7 years at Gartner ,  6 years IT industry
White Salmon, WA USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Michele Reitz is a Senior Research Analyst in the device group of Gartner's Semiconductor & Electronics division. She focuses on embedded processors in consumer markets, FPGAs, high-performance data center SSDs and electronic design automation. Ms. Reitz has more than 25 years of experience in the semiconductor and electronic equipment industry. Her positions include hardware design, application engineering and technical sales roles in leading electronic design automation, semiconductor and service companies, giving her a deep understanding of the semiconductor design flow and technologies.

Areas of Coverage

  • Semiconductors

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to her current position, Ms. Reitz was a Client Account Executive at Gartner for more than four years, focused on high-end semiconductor and end-user clients. She worked with key clients to provide key Gartner resources to arm them with needed information and advice, with the goal of growing their business. Before Gartner, she worked in various roles, including sales and sales management, applications engineering, and design engineering for semiconductor, electronic design automation software, systems and display companies.

Professional Background

Other EDA, Semiconductor and Electronic Companies, Applications and Engineering, 17 years
Synopsys, Strategic Account Manager, 6 years

Education

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (concentration in Computer Engineering and Processor-Based Design), with honors, Georgia Institute of Technology

Languages

English