President and Chief Executive Officer
Member of the Board of Directors
Scott McGregor serves as Broadcom's President and Chief Executive Officer. In this role, he is responsible for guiding the vision and direction for the company's corporate strategy. Since joining Broadcom in 2005, the company has expanded from $2.40 billion in revenue to $8.43 billion in 2014 revenue. Broadcom's geographic footprint has grown from 13 countries in 2005 to 26 and its patent portfolio has expanded from 4,800 U.S. and foreign patents and applications to more than 20,000.
Mr. McGregor joined Broadcom from Philips Semiconductors (now NXP Semiconductors) where he served as President and CEO from 2001 to 2004. He joined Philips in 1998 and rose through a series of leadership positions. Prior to joining Philips, Mr. McGregor served in a range of senior management positions at Santa Cruz Operation Inc. (SCO), a provider of open systems software. He also served in senior positions at Digital Equipment Corporation (now part of HP) and Microsoft, where he was Director of the Interactive Systems Group and architect and development team leader for the original version of Microsoft Windows®. Prior to Microsoft, Mr. McGregor worked at Xerox Corporation's Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), where he was involved in designing software for the first personal computers employing graphical user interfaces.
Mr. McGregor received a B.A. in Psychology and a M.S. in Computer Science and Computer Engineering from Stanford University. He is the Vice Chairman of the Global Semiconductor Alliance Board of Directors, serves on the board of Ingram Micro and also is Chairman of the Board of Broadcom Foundation. In 2013, Mr. McGregor received UCLA's IS Executive Leadership Award.