July 2014 Recent Placements

Posted by admin on July 15, 2014  /   Posted in Blog

Friends and Colleagues,

We hope that you’re well and that 2014 has been prosperous for you to this point. The following is an update of some of the work we’ve completed recently. Though the finance function remains a prominent fixture in the scope of our executive search practice, the successful placements in other disciplines reflect our ongoing commitment to functional breadth and sector diversity. Our Financial Services Division continues to flourish, providing outsourced interim operating talent to growth-phase companies in a variety of technology sectors. We wish you the best in the second half of the year and look forward to continuing to work with you.

Thanks for your time and support!

The DPI Team

Executive:Katy Henry
Title:Chief Financial Officer
Business:Phononic is a growth stage, Consumer Products Company commercializing solid-state heat pumps and fully integrated systems that displace compressors for residential and commercial refrigeration, window mounted air conditioning and heating.
Investors:Oak Investment Partners; Venrock; Tsing Capital
Location:Durham, NC
Executive:Noland Granberry
Title:Chief Financial Officer
Business:Nanosys, Inc. is leading the development of quantum dot technology for displays. Since their founding in 2001, they have partnered with leading display makers in creating standout tablets, TVs and smartphones that are thinner, lighter, brighter and more colorful than ever before.
Investors:Arch Venture Partners; Venrock Associates; El Dorado Ventures; Polaris Venture Partners; Harris & Harris Group, Inc.; Lux Capital.
Location:Milpitas, CA
Executive:Kartik Raghavan
Title:Senior Vice President of Worldwide Engineering, Operations and Support
Business:CollabNet® is the creator of Subversion® and a pioneer in cloud-based Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solutions for collaborative agile software delivery at scale.
Investors:Vector Capital
Location:South San Francisco, CA
Executive:Alfredo Rojas
Title:Director, Onboard Mobile Apps and Web Portal
Business:Carnival is 'The World's Most Popular Cruise Line®', with 24 ships operating 3 to 18 day voyages to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, New England, Panama Canal, and Tahiti and Fiji Islands.
Symbol:CCL (NYSE)
Location:Miami, FL
Executive:Seth Halio
Title:Chief Financial Officer
Business:Adept Technology, Inc. is a global, leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics systems and services. Adept systems provide unmatched performance and economic value throughout the production lifecycle, enabling customers to achieve precision, quality and productivity in their assembly, handling and packaging processes.
Symbol:NASDAQ: ADEP
Location:Pleasanton, CA
Executive:Terry Hannon
Title:Chief Business Development and Strategy Officer
Business:Adept Technology, Inc. is a global, leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics systems and services. Adept systems provide unmatched performance and economic value throughout the production lifecycle, enabling customers to achieve precision, quality and productivity in their assembly, handling and packaging processes.
Symbol:NASDAQ: ADEP
Location:Pleasanton, CA
Executive:Brad Little
Title:VP & GM, High Reliability Semiconductor, e2v aerospace & defense, inc.
Business:e2v technologies plc, the specialist provider of technology solutions for high performance systems, has the objective to be a global leader in the design and supply of specialized components and sub-systems that enable the world’s leading systems companies to deliver innovative solutions for aerospace and defense, medical and science, and commercial and industrial markets.
Symbol:LN: E2V
Location:Milpitas, CA
Executive:Hui Tian
Title:Vice President, IC Design
Business:Genia Technologie's mission is to unify Moore’s Law with molecular diagnostics to make genetic information universally available. Genia’s integrated circuits enable massively parallel, single-molecule DNA sequencing. Its versatile nanopore-based platform allows for single molecule, electrical real-time analysis without the need for complicated optics, labels, amplification, or fluidics.
Investors:NIH (National Institute of Health)
Location:Mountain View, CA
Executive:Mark Richman
Title:Chief Financial Officer
Business:Goji Food Solutions, Inc. Goji delivers a revolutionary innovation in cooking technology – changing the way people create, prepare, and enjoy food at the most fundamental level. Goji’s Adaptive Volumetric Energy Delivery (AVED) technology is an innovative way to control the transfer of energy to food using electromagnetic radio frequency (RF) waves. Goji-enabled devices empower professional chefs, home cooks and cooking novices to achieve astonishing cooking results, simply and easily, in a fraction of the time of conventional methods.
Investors:NEA
Location:San Jose, CA
Executive:Linda Greub
Title:VP,Strategy & Corporate Development
Business:Singulex, Inc. enables critical research about disease and therapeutic intervention by providing cutting edge immunodiagnostic products and personalized services. Singulex has pioneered single-molecule counting technology that can quantitatively measure single molecules such as proteins and metabolites directly in complex biological samples without abundant protein stripping techniques.
Investors:Fisk Ventures; Orbimed Advisors; JAFCO; Prolog Ventures
Location:Alameda, CA

DPI Affiliates

David Powell Financial Services Division (FSD): Provides interim financial management to early-stage companies. To learn more about FSD, send an email to fsd@davidpowell.com or visit www.davidpowell.com.

The Interim CEO Network (ICN): Provides highly specialized interim CEO services to the venture capital and technology industry. To learn more about The Interim CEO Network, send an email to info@ceo-net.com or visitwww.ceo-net.com.

Doris Cheng & Associates: A boutique executive search firm based in Singapore and operating in the Asia Pacific region. Provides high quality retained executive search services to organizations in the technology sector. To learn more about Doris Cheng & Associates, visit www.dorischeng.com.

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