Meet Nigerian Who Co-designed iPhone and iPad
Ndubuisi Ekekwe, born 1st July 1975, is a world-renowned tech guru, who Co-designed iPhone & iPad's XL Sensor.
A first-class graduate of FUTO Owerri. He holds two doctoral and four master’s degrees including a PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Johns Hopkins University, USA.
Founder of First Atlantic Semiconductors & Microelectronics, Africa's top systems company. A native of Ovim in Abia state.
He is a player in the U.S. semiconductor industry where he develops the innovative microchip and invented a micro-controller for medical robots.
Ndubuisi Ekekwe was named in 2020 by Guardian Newspapers as one of 60 Nigerians In 60 Years Making “Nigerian Lives Matter”.
A US semiconductor industry veteran, his working experiences include Diamond Bank, Analog Devices Corp, and NNPC.
In Analog Devices, he worked in the team that designed a generation XL for the iPhone and he created the company’s first wafer level chip scale package for the inertial sensor.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.