"Siltronic offers endless opportunities for your career growth, challenge yourself to develop."

Subramania Krishnakumar

President Siltronic Portland

since 2004 at Siltronic



PhD Electrical Engineering 


  • Management of the production site in Portland

  • Responsible for all divisions in Portland: 
    Operations, Human Resources, Finance, Procurement, Quality, Safety and Environment

What motivates me

"Knowing that there is an opportunity to help another person throughout the day."


Subramania's Story

Subramania Krishnakumar's workday begins with a review of the previous day's performance and conversations with department managers on upcoming challenges. This is followed by strategy sessions with managers to determine work assignments and continuously work on improvements. Another important part of Subramania Krishnakumar's workday is sharing information within the organization, as well as the coordination with the Executive Board of Siltronic AG in Germany.


His way at Siltronic

Subramania Krishnakumar joined Siltronic as Director of Process Technology for Fab 1 (SD) in 2004. Nine months later, he took over the management of Fab 1. Until the end of 2020, he was Senior Vice President for Operations, Supply Chain and IT at Siltronic in Portland. Since the beginning of 2021, he leads the Siltronic site in Portland as President.


What does Subramania Krishnakumar value about Siltronic

The atmosphere of working together in a team - together we achieve more. It means a lot to him to be recognized and appreciated as a team member and to be able to contribute to the overall success of the company.


Subramania's advice for future Siltronic employees

Go into your role with an open mind. Don’t feel limited by your current role and challenge yourself to develop. There are endless career growth opportunities at Siltronic.


His free time

Subramania Krishnakumar and his family have made Portland their home for 30 years. His two children were born and raised there. In his free time, he likes to walk in the Rose Garden and enjoy its haven of colors, beauty and tranquility.

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