Marvin D. Burkett
Marvin D. Burkett has served as a director of the Company since May of 2010. He has served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of Nvidia Corporation (high-performance semiconductor based graphics products) from 2001 until his retirement in 2009. Mr. Burkett also served Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (manufacturer of semiconductors) from 1972 until 1998, first as corporate controller and then as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. Prior to that he worked at the Semiconductor Division of Raytheon Company.
Mr. Burkett served as a member of the board of directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Netlogic Microsystems, Inc. (design, development and sale of high speed integrated circuits for advanced mobile wireless applications) until early 2012 when that company was sold, of Intermolecular, Inc. (research and development for the semiconductor and clean energy industries) and of Audience, Inc. (advanced voice processors for mobile devices), since September 2010, where he serves as Chairman of the audit committee and as a member of the compensation committee. Mr. Burkett has also served as a member of the board of directors of each of the following private companies in the semiconductor industry: G2 Holdings Corporation, since January 2011, where he also serves as Chairman of the audit committee.
Mr. Burkett holds a B.S. degree and an M.B.A. from the University of Arizona.