International Rectifier announces promotion to European Sales Management Team

International Rectifier, IR, a world leader in power management technology, has announced the appointment of Reinhold Theurer as Vice President of European Sales.

In his new role, Mr. Theurer will be responsible for overseeing all local and global commercial sales channels as well as sales and revenue for the Europe region and will be based at the company’s European sales headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany.

Mr. Theurer previously served as IR’s Director of Sales, Central Europe. Prior to joining IR 10 years ago, Mr. Theurer held various management positions in the semiconductor industry. Mr. Theurer holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and Industrial Engineering as well as an MBA from Sheffield Hallam University, U.K.

“With more than 17 years of experience in the semiconductor industry and in his most recent role as Director of Sales, Central Europe, Reinhold has a proven track record of driving demand creation and major design wins, and I am confident that he will continue to grow IR’s market leadership position in Europe,” said Adam White, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales. “

Mr. Theurer succeeds Berthold Duecker who recently retired from his position after 19 years with IR.