Mr. Fink has served on our Board since July 2014. Since January 2017, Mr. Fink has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Western Digital Corporation, a provider of storage technologies and solutions. From November 2012 to October 2016, Mr. Fink served as Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer and Director, HP Labs of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (and its predecessor entity, Hewlett-Packard Company), an information technology company. From November 2013 to October 2016, Mr. Fink served as General Manager, HP Cloud of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (and its predecessor entity, Hewlett-Packard Company). From 1985 to November 2012, Mr. Fink served in various roles at Hewlett-Packard Company, most recently as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Business Critical Systems and Converged Application Systems. Mr. Fink holds an associate’s degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Loyalist College and an M.B.A. from Colorado State University.
We believe that Mr. Fink is qualified to serve as a member of our Board because of his significant operational expertise gained as an executive at leading technology companies and his knowledge of the technology industry.