Daniel (Dan) McNamara is senior vice president and general manager of the Network and Custom Logic Group (NCLG) at Intel Corporation.
In this role, McNamara leads a global organization that delivers maximum value for Intel’s customers across the cloud, enterprise, network/5G, embedded and IoT markets. He is responsible for the group’s product lines and business strategies, focused on powering a broad portfolio of Intel products that includes Intel Xeon, SoC, FPGA, eASIC, full custom, software, IP, systems and solutions.
McNamara joined Intel in December 2015, upon close of Intel’s acquisition of Altera Corporation, where he served in various leadership roles, including vice president and general manager of Altera’s Embedded Division.
McNamara has more than 25 years of experience in the semiconductor industry. Prior to Intel and Altera, he served as director of sales at StargGen Inc. and as co-founder and vice president of startup Semitech Solutions Inc.
McNamara received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees, both in electrical engineering, from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts.