A veteran Silicon Valley semiconductor industry leader, Stephen Newberry has more than 30 years of management and executive experience at Lam Research Corp. and before that at Applied Materials. Newberry is chairman of the board of directors of Lam, having served as CEO, COO, executive vice president and president since he joined the firm in 1997.
Amy Myers Jaffe, executive director of energy and sustainability for the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, writes about how high tech is bringing fundamental changes to energy systems. She cites research that she and Professor Paul Griffin conducted that contrary to belief that markets have not responded to the concept of unburnable carbon, scientific findings prompted investors in 63 of the United States’ largest oil companies to shed $27 billion in market capitalization.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.