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Richard L. Clemmer

Director since 2022


Mr. Clemmer has extensive leadership and financial management experience in the high technology industry, including experience with semiconductor, storage, e-Commerce, and software companies. Mr. Clemmer has served as a global technology Chief Executive Officer, and most recently served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, from 2009 to May 2020. Previously, he was a senior advisor to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., a private equity firm, from 2007 to 2008. He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Agere Systems Inc., an integrated circuits components company from 2005 to 2007. Prior to joining Agere Systems, Mr. Clemmer held a number of executive leadership positions at Texas Instruments, Inc. and Quantum Corporation. Mr. Clemmer currently serves on the board  of directors of Aptiv PLC and HP, Inc. Mr. Clemmer also serves on several private and non-profit boards. Within the past five years, Mr. Clemmer also served on the Board of Directors of NXP Semiconductors N.V. and NCR Corporation. Mr. Clemmer holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Texas Tech University and a master of business administration from Southern Methodist University. 

Expertise: Mr. Clemmer brings experience and career success as a Chief Executive Officer and finance leader in the global high-tech industry. In addition, his knowledge of the electronics industry and many of the Company’s largest customers, his experience working with private equity investors, and his service on other public company boards brings valuable experience to our Board.