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Executive Management

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Fariba Danesh

Chief Executive Officer

30+ years experience leading businesses & advanced technology teams. CEO Genoa, COO Finisar, GM&SVP Avago Fiber Optics, EVP Maxtor. Extensive expertise in photonics and manufacturing.

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Rick Schneider

Chief Technology Officer

25+ years in advanced compound semiconductor materials and device. VP PIC Products Group Infinera, Sr. Manager Science and Technology Sandia National Labs.

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James McCanna

Chief Financial Officer

30+ years experience in high-tech finance in public & private companies. CFO iWatt, CFO Tranax Tech, CFO Silicon Motion, CFO 3Dconnexion (Logitech)

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Monier Nessim

Vice President of Operations

30+ years of engineering and operations experience in high technology. VP Operations Solyndra and Maxtor, Engineering Exec at Seagate, Conner Peripherals

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Henry Chiu

Vice President of Sales

20+ years of international sales in high tech consumer electronics. Sr. Director and VP positions at Qualcomm, PCH, and Synaptic, Osram Opto