Mr. Michael E. Marks is Chairman at Katerra, Inc., Partner at Walden Riverwood Ventures, Founding Partner at Riverwood Capital Management LP, Chairman at Solectron Global Services Canada, Inc., Chairman at Berkeley Lighting Co., Inc., Chairman at Berkeley Lights, Inc. and Managing Partner at Riverwood Capital LLC.
He is on the Board of Directors at The Juilliard School, GoPro, Inc., Columbia University, Schlumberger NV, Riverwood Capital LP, All Covered, Inc., H2O.ai, Inc., iFly, Liquid Robotics, Inc., National Parks Conservation Association, Teak Technologies, Inc. and The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
Mr. Marks was previously employed as Senior Advisor by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP, Chairman by SanDisk Corp., Chief Executive Officer by Flextronics International Ltd. /SG/, Chairman by Aricent, Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by Flextronics Corp., Managing Partner by Riverwood Solutions, Inc., and Chief Executive Officer by Tesla, Inc.
He also served on the board at Globant SA, Sun Microsystems, Inc., Aptina LLC, Avago Technologies Ltd., Calix, Inc., Crocs, Inc., Fish Six Restaurant Corp., KLA-Tencor Corp., Lake Region Medical, Inc. and Virtual Instruments Corp.
He received his undergraduate degree from Oberlin College, a graduate degree from Oberlin College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.