People: Codexis Inc (CDXS.OQ)
7 Aug 2020
Mr. Thomas R. Baruch serves as Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Baruch brings to our board of directors knowledge of the biotechnology and clean technology industries as well as public company governance experience. Since November 2010, Mr. Baruch has served as president and managing general partner of Baruch Future Ventures, LLC, which currently invests in early stage companies focused on resource scarce and climate sensitive markets. Mr. Baruch co-founded Formation 8 in 2011, a venture capital fund where he currently serves as an Emeritus Partner. Earlier, Mr. Baruch formed CMEA Capital in 1988 with New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and 3M Corp. where Mr. Baruch was responsible for managing seven funds at CMEA and led investments resulting in eighteen IPO’s including Aclara Biosciences, Codexis, CNano Technologies, Flextronics, Inc., Intermolecular, and Symyx Technologies, and eight M&A transactions including Silicon Spice, acquired by Broadcom (BRCM). Earlier in his career, Mr. Baruch worked at Exxon Mobil for twelve years and later founded Microwave Technology, Inc. where he served as CEO for six years. In addition to his service as a director of Codexis, Mr. Baruch currently serves on the board of numerous privately held companies and public service entities. Mr. Baruch was a founding member of President Obama’s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, where he advised the U.S. Department of Commerce and the White House. Mr. Baruch is a member of the Executive Committee of the U.S. Council of Competitiveness and a member of the Steering Committee of its Energy, Security, Innovation and Sustainability Initiative and the U.S. Manufacturing Competitiveness Initiative. Mr. Baruch has an Engineering degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, where he currently serves as a Trustee, and a J.D. degree from Capital University, and is a registered U.S. Patent Attorney.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||70,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||84,989|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||154,989|