People: Cirrus Logic Inc (CRUS.OQ)
Mr. Alexander M. Davern is Independent Director of the Company. He stepped down from his position as Chief Executive Officer of National Instruments Corporation (“NI”), on January 31, 2020 and continues as a member of the Board of Directors of NI. NI is an Austin-based public company that supplies measurement and automation products used by engineers and scientists in a wide range of industries. Starting in the Summer of 2020, he will take up a teaching position at the University of Texas McCombs School of Business. Mr. Davern joined NI in February of 1994 and during his career at NI he served in numerous leadership positions, including as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer beforing taking on the role of Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining NI, Mr. Davern worked both in Europe and in the United States for the international accounting firm of Price Waterhouse, LLP. Mr. Davern received his bachelor’s degree in Commerce and a diploma in professional accounting from University College in Dublin, Ireland. The Governance and Nominating Committee believes that Mr. Davern is well qualified to be on the Board based on his extensive leadership experience in all aspects of managing a high technology company in Austin, Texas. In addition, Mr. Davern has extensive international finance experience within the technology industry. The Governance and Nominating Committee further believes that his experiences, along with his financial expertise, his familiarity with acquisitions and integrations, and his international tax experience make him well qualified to provide valuable insights to the Board and to serve a role in the oversight of our financial reporting and accounting practices as Chair of the Audit Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||96,703|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||189,992|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||286,695|