Lonergan Partners did a great job in showing us a full range of senior executives in different markets and technologies, including semiconductor, storage, EDA and others, that helped us establish the needed evaluation criteria.
Ancestry.com is the world’s leading network of businesses dedicated to connecting families across distance and time — encompassing Ancestry.com, the Ancestry.com RootsWeb community, Ancestry.com DNA and Ancestry.com Family Tree Maker®, in addition to MyFamily.com, MyCanvas.com and Ancestry magazine. As of December 2012, Ancestry.com was taken private.
- Board Director
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation is a global leader in silicon solutions for next-generation cloud infrastructure and data centers, as well as connectivity products for edge, metro, and long-haul communications equipment. Corporate headquarters are located in Santa Clara, California.
Atheros Communications is a global leader in innovative technologies for wireless and wired communications products. Atheros’ radio-frequency transceiver chipsets combine features such as a radio, power amplifier, low-noise amplifier, and a media access control (MAC) processor onto just two or three chips, eliminating the need for bulkier components in wireless networking equipment. Acquired by Qualcomm in 2011.
Benefitfocus became a public company in 2013 (NASDAQ: BNFT).
Benefitfocus offers technology solutions to reduce costs, provide market advantage, manage risk and improve consumer satisfaction. Their products and services give a competitive edge to carriers, employers and brokers as they help consumers manage complex decisions in an ever-changing healthcare benefits environment.
Brocade provides innovative network solutions that help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a virtualized world where applications and information can reside anywhere. These solutions deliver the unique capabilities for a more flexible IT infrastructure with unmatched simplicity, non-stop networking, application optimization, and investment protection.
Cadence Design Systems is a leader in the electronic design automation (EDA) market, Cadence sells and leases software and hardware products for designing integrated circuits, printed circuit boards, and other electronic systems.
- Director of Internal Communications
Cirrus Logic is a fabless semiconductor company, which has long been a leader in audio chips of all kinds, develops integrated circuits (ICs) for specialized applications in consumer electronics, energy, and industrial equipment.
Criteo became a public company in 2013 (NASDAQ: CRTO). Criteo’s advanced technology enables online e-commerce sites to re-engage with potential customers who have left their website via dynamic banners containing the most relevant product specific information that are generated in real-time for each individual.
- Head of Global Talent
Cypress Semiconductor makes more than 400 types of integrated circuits; its non-memory products include programmable logic devices, clock and timing chips, Universal Serial Bus (USB) microcontrollers, and specialty products for the computer and data communications markets.
- VP Sales Americas
- VP Strategic Accounts
Dell was taken private by founder Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners in 2013.
Dell delivers innovative technology and services that give customers the power to do more.
Energous Corporation (NASDAQ: WATT) is developing WattUp, an award-winning wire-free charging technology that will transform the way people charge and power their electronic devices at home, in the office, in the car and beyond.
FireEye became a public company in 2013 (NASDAQ: FEYE).
FireEye is the leading provider of next-generation threat protection focused on combating advanced malware, zero-day and targeted APT attacks. FireEye’s solutions supplement security defenses such as traditional and next-generation firewalls, IPS, antivirus and Web gateways, which can’t stop advanced malware. FireEye’s Malware Protection Systems utilize the most sophisticated virtual execution engine in the world to stop advanced threats that attack over Web and email.
- VP Product Management