|Corporate Governance - Biography|
|D. Scott Mercer|
Mr. Mercer has served as a director since September 2010. Mr. Mercer was Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Conexant from August 2008 and April 2008, respectively, until April 2011. From November 2005 until April 2008, Mr. Mercer worked as a private investor, and from May 2005 to November 2005, Mr. Mercer served as interim Chief Executive Officer of Adaptec, Inc. Mr. Mercer served as Senior Vice President and Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer from February 2004 through December 2004, and as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from October 2001 through January 2004, at Western Digital Corporation. From June 2000 to September 2001, Mr. Mercer served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Teralogic, Inc. From June 1996 to May 2000, he held various senior operating and financial positions with Dell Inc. Mr. Mercer currently serves on the Board of Directors of Polycom, Inc. and SanDisk Corporation. He also served on the Board of Directors of Net Ratings, Inc. from January 2001 to June 2007, Adaptec, Inc. from November 2003 to October 2008, SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc. from June 2007 to January 2009, Palm, Inc. from June 2005 to July 2010, and Conexant from May 2003 to April 2011. Mr. Mercer’s senior management and operational experience in a number of technology companies and his service as a director at the companies listed above provide our Board with significant financial, operational and compliance expertise with specific application to our industry, as well as a broad understanding of corporate governance and other topics.