Bill BrennanPresident and CEO and Board Member
President and CEO and Board Member
Bill Brennan has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our Board since September 2014 and previously served as the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of our predecessor entity from December 2013 to September 2014. Prior to joining Credo, Mr. Brennan served as Executive Vice President of Vital Connect, Inc., a biosensor technology company, where he was responsible for business strategy and partner development, from August 2011 to November 2013. Mr. Brennan also served as Vice President in the storage business unit of Marvell, which develops and produces semiconductors and related technology, from May 2000 to August 2011. Prior to joining Marvell, Mr. Brennan served as an Account Manager with Texas Instruments Incorporated, a technology company that designs and manufactures semiconductors and various ICs, from June 1986 to January 1993. Mr. Brennan received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Colorado.
Lawrence ChengCTO, Founder, and Board Member
CTO, Founder, and Board Member
Lawrence Cheng has served as our Chief Technology Officer and a member of our Board since September 2014 and previously served as the Chief Technology Officer and a member of the board of directors of our predecessor entity from September 2008 to September 2014. Prior to co-founding Credo, Mr. Cheng served as an Engineering Director of analog design for Marvell from November 1997 to August 2008. From 1994 to 1997, Mr. Cheng served as Staff Engineer at Actel Corporation, a manufacturer of integrated circuits. Mr. Cheng received an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.
Dan Fleming has over 20 years of financial leadership experience in the semiconductor and solar industries and has served as our Chief Financial Officer since August 2015. Prior to Credo, Dan served as VP of Finance at Siva Power, where he was responsible for Siva Power's Finance, Accounting and Administration functions. Prior to Siva Power, Dan held various financial management positions at SunPower, Marvell Semiconductor, Xilinx and Prism Solutions. Dan received an M.B.A in Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a BSEE from Penn State.
Job LamCOO, Founder, and Board Member
COO, Founder, and Board Member
Job Lam has served as our Chief Operating Officer and a member of our Board since September 2014. Mr. Lam served as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and a member of the board of directors of our predecessor entity from August 2008 to November 2013, November 2013 to September 2014 and August 2008 to September 2014, respectively. Prior to founding Credo, Mr. Lam served in various roles for Marvell, from Senior Design Engineer when he started in June 1997 to Senior Design Engineering Director by the time he left in August 2008. Mr. Lam also served as a member of the technical staff at Amlogic, Inc., a fabless manufacturing company, from May 1996 to June 1997, and as a Senior Design Engineer at Integrated Device Technology, Inc., which designs, manufactures and markets semiconductor solutions, from May 1993 to June 1996. Mr. Lam holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Oklahoma State University and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from University of Minnesota.
Adam Thorngate-GottlundGeneral Counsel and Secretary
General Counsel and Secretary
Adam Thorngate-Gottlund has served as our General Counsel since 2016 and is a broadly experienced attorney with particular expertise in securities, corporate governance, and technology transactions. Prior to joining Credo, he practiced law at a firm in Silicon Valley where he advised start-ups and their founders on the broad range of issues arising during formation, through funding and growth, to exit. Adam received his Juris Doctor degree from University of Minnesota Law School.