Peter Cleveland is vice president of global government affairs at TSMC, the world’s largest contract semiconductor company, where he directs policy, legislative, legal, regulatory, and standards matters. Previously, Cleveland was vice president and deputy general counsel at Intel Corp., where he managed global government relations. Earlier, he served as an aide in the U.S. Senate, first assisting Sen. Charles Robb on the Finance and Foreign Relations committees, and later as chief of staff to Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
In his 25-year career, Cleveland has chaired the boards of directors of trade associations such as the Information Technology Industry Council and the Trans Atlantic Business Council. Having served as a Capitol Hill aide, and now in the private sector, Cleveland focuses on driving tech industry consensus on policy towards China, immigration reform, IP protection, international trade, and export controls.
Cleveland is a member of the bar in New York and the District of Columbia, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He received his bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and his law degree from Georgetown University.