Mr. Macleod served as President and Chief Executive Officer of National Semiconductor Corporation (“NSC”) from November 2009 to September 2011, when NSC was acquired by Texas Instruments Incorporated. He served as its President and Chief Operating Officer from the beginning of 2005 until November 2009, and before that he held various other executive and senior management positions at the company including Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Macleod serves as a director of Knowles Corporation, where he also serves on its nominating & governance and compensation committees. Mr. Macleod also serves on the board of directors of a number of private companies and business organizations. Mr. Macleod served as the Chairman of the board of directors of NSC from May 2010 to September 2011 and as the Chairman of the board of directors of Intersil Corporation from December 2012 until its acquisition in February 2017 by Renesas Electronics Corporation. Mr. Macleod’s qualifications to serve on our Board include his more than 30 years of experience in senior management and executive positions in the semiconductor industry, both in Europe and in the United States, and his accounting and finance qualifications and experience.