|Corporate Governance - Biography|
|John T. Dickson |
Mr. Dickson has served as a director since June 2014. Mr. Dickson served as Executive Vice President and head of Operations of Alcatel-Lucent from May 2010 to January 2012. Mr. Dickson is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Agere Systems, Inc. ("Agere"), a position he held from August 2000 to October 2005. Prior to joining Agere, Mr. Dickson held positions as the Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Lucent's Microelectronics and Communications Technologies Group, Vice President of AT&T Corporation's integrated circuit business unit, and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SHOgraphics, Inc., as well as senior roles with ICL, plc, and Texas Instruments, Inc. Mr. Dickson currently serves as a director of KLA-Tencor Corporation, and previously served on the Board of Directors of National Semiconductor Corporation from April 2006 to September 2010, Mettler-Toledo International Inc. from March 2001 to April 2009, Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. from May 2012 to July 2013, and Avago Technologies Limited ("Avago") from January 2012 to May 2015. Mr. Dickson's qualifications to serve on the Board include his extensive experience in senior management and executive positions in the technology industry and his experience as a director of other public and private companies.