indie Semiconductor strengthens its management team

ALISO VIEJO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Indie Semiconductor (Nasdaq: INDI), an Autotech solutions innovator, today announced that Chet Babla has joined the company as senior vice president of strategic marketing, responsible for tier customer expansion. 1 and the company’s automotive OEMs, as well as product roadmap development support.

“We are thrilled to have Chet join us at this key growth stage,” said Donald McClymont, co-founder and CEO of indie Semiconductor. “Chet brings a strong network of customers who have served decades in the semiconductor industry. His accomplished experience spans a variety of technical and commercial roles, including, most recently, enabling next-generation automotive applications through fundamental processing technology. We look forward to leveraging Chet’s global skills and connections to help us accelerate Indie’s growth initiatives.

“I am delighted to join the world-class team at Indie given their highly innovative Autotech portfolio,” said Chet Babla. “indie is one of the best positioned companies in the world to capitalize on advanced driver assistance systems, or ADAS, user experience and electrification applications. To that end, my mission is clear: to engage with a broader set of automotive customers, leverage the design pipeline, and realize our business plans much faster.

Mr. Babla has worked in the technology industry for over 25 years in a variety of technical and business roles, beginning his career as a chip designer. He most recently served as vice president of Arm’s automotive business, where he led a team focused on delivering the process technology required for automotive applications, including powertrain, digital cockpit , ADAS and autonomous driving. Prior to Arm, Mr. Babla held several senior positions in the semiconductor industry and also advised the UK government on its ICT trade and investment strategy.

Mr. Babla holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Huddersfield, UK, and has completed several executive leadership programs including the University’s Haas School of Business. from California to Berkeley.

About indie

indie powers the Autotech revolution with next-generation automotive semiconductors and software platforms. We focus on edge sensors spanning multiple modalities including LiDAR, radar, ultrasonic, and vision for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), autonomous vehicles, connected cars, user experience, and mobile applications. ‘electrification. These technologies represent the essential foundations of electric and autonomous vehicles, while advanced user interfaces transform the in-cab experience to mirror and seamlessly connect to the mobile platforms we rely on every day. We are an approved supplier for Tier 1 Partners and our solutions can be found at renowned automotive OEMs worldwide. Based in Aliso Viejo, Calif., indie has design centers and sales offices in Austin, TX; Boston, Massachusetts; Detroit, Michigan; San Francisco and San Jose, California; Budapest, Hungary; Dresden and Munich, Germany; Edinburgh, Scotland; Haifa, Israel; Quebec, Canada; Tokyo, Japan and several locations across China.

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