President and Chief Executive Officer of Barefoot Networks, Inc.
Craig H. Barratt, Ph.D. has been a member of our Board of Directors since April 2011 and has served as the independent lead director since April 2018. Dr. Barratt has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Barefoot Networks, Inc., a computer networking company, since April 2017.
Dr. Barratt held several different roles at Google, Inc., an Internet company, from June 2013 to January 2017, including Senior Vice President, Access and Energy and CEO Access. He previously served as President of Qualcomm Atheros, the networking and connectivity subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc. (“Qualcomm”), a mobile technology company, from May 2011 to February 2013. He served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Atheros Communications, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, from 2003 until its 2011 acquisition by Qualcomm. Prior to joining Atheros as Vice President of Technology in 2002, Dr. Barratt held a number of positions at ArrayComm, Inc., a company specializing in multi-antenna signal processing.
Dr. Barratt earned a B.E. in Electrical Engineering and a B.S. in Pure Mathematics and Physics from the University of Sydney, Australia as well as M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University.