Jay L. Geldmacher has been a director of Seagate since 2012. Mr. Geldmacher, who serves on the Seagate board’s Compensation Committee, is the CEO of Artesyn Embedded Technology, a spin-off from Embedded Computing and Power business of Emerson Electric. Between 2007 and November 2013, Mr. Geldmacher served as an executive vice president at Emerson Electric Company and president of Emerson Network Power’s Embedded Computing and Power Group. Prior to joining Emerson Electric in 1996, Mr. Geldmacher served in various management capacities at Knowles Electronics. He currently serves on the board of the University of Arizona Business School. Mr. Geldmacher holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Arizona and an executive MBA from the University of Chicago.