Acacia Communications Appoints Laurinda Pang to Board of Directors
“We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Eric Swanson for nearly a decade of insight and contribution to the Acacia Board,” said Vincent Roche, Chairman of the Board. “Eric is a founding Board Member and has been with Acacia since 2009. He has been a valued member of the Acacia team given his extensive experience in the telecommunications and photonics industries and has significantly benefited the company. We are also pleased to welcome Laurinda Pang to Acacia’s Board of Directors. Laurinda’s extensive knowledge in the areas of corporate strategy and international operations, as well as her senior executive-level knowledge in managing complex workforce and other operational initiatives, including sales, marketing and communications, in a large-scale global environment make her an excellent addition to our Board.”
Ms. Pang currently serves as the president, international and global accounts management of
Ms. Pang will serve as a Class II director, with an initial term expiring at Acacia’s 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. In addition, the Board of Directors appointed Ms. Pang to the Compensation Committee and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors, effective upon the effectiveness of her appointment to the Board. Following Ms. Pang’s Committee appointments, the Compensation Committee is comprised of Stan Reiss (Chair), David Aldrich and Ms. Pang and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee is comprised of Peter Chung (Chair) and Ms. Pang, each of whom has been determined to be independent by the Company’s Board of Directors.
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Source: Acacia Communications, Inc.