Board of Directors

Eric A. Swanson

Eric A. Swanson

Director; Member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
In addition to serving on Acacia Communications' Board of Directors since 2009, Mr. Swanson has served as an affiliate of the Research Laboratory on Electronics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology since 2006. Mr. Swanson is also a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and The Optical Society (OSA). Previously, Mr. Swanson co-founded Sycamore Networks, and served as a vice president, general manager and chief scientist. Mr. Swanson holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an M.S. in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.