Management Team

Jeff Hawthorne
President and CEO
• Sr. VP and GM – Veeco MOCVD Business
• President and CEO – Photon Dynamics

Christine A. Russell
CFO
• Served as Chief Financial Officer of the following companies:
• Vendavo
• EAG
• CFO and EVP of Business Development at Virage Logic
• OuterBay Technologies
• Ceva
• Persistence Software
• Cygnus Solutions
• Valence Technology
• Currently Serves as Director and Audit Committee Chair of QuickLogic Corporation
• Served as Director and Audit Committee Chair of Peak International
• Currently Serves as the Chairman of Silicon Valley Directors Exchange (SVDX)

Robert Petcavich
CTO
• Sr. VP & CTO of Lumera Corporation
• Chairman, CEO and CTO of such companies as:
• Alife Medical Inc.
• Polytronix Inc.
• Planet Polymer Inc.
• Alphascribe Express Inc.
• Material Sciences Corp.
• Texas Instruments

Jalil Shaikh
COO
• VP and GM of Atmel
• CEO and Board Member of Ranch Energy Systems
• CEO and board member of Validity Sensors (sold to Synaptics)
• VP and GM at Broadcom
• CEO of Zeevo
• Sr. VP of operations at Silicon Image
• Director of Operations at Trident Microsystems