Paul Pickering

Senior Research Analyst - Industrial Semiconductors

As part of Omdia’s components and devices team, Paul covers the global industrial semiconductor market. He conducts research on market trends and provides analysis, insights, and forecasts. Paul has primary responsibility for Omdia’s industrial semiconductor intelligence service.

Prior to joining Omdia, Paul was a senior analyst at IHS Markit. Before that, he spent over 30 years as an engineer in a diverse range of industries, including semiconductors, automotive electronics, flight simulation, and industrial automation. His experience includes digital and analog design, product marketing, applications, and embedded software, as well as client-side and server-side programming for internet applications. Paul was also a freelance writer with a monthly column and numerous articles in professional electronic publications. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in applied physics and electronics from Royal Holloway College, London University.