Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing, Mr. Peterson brings over 20 years of experience in managing sales, marketing, finance, operations and business development across global organizations. Before joining Netlist in 2015, Mr. Peterson served as Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Emulex Corporation, a global leader in storage and network connectivity, where he focused on Cloud, Storage, and emerging business for the company. Mr. Peterson also served in other senior positions at Emulex including Vice President, International Operations, a role in which he opened Emulex Ireland Corporation in Dublin in 2008 and was responsible for all business activity in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Prior to that, he served in a variety of sales and business development management roles at 3Com Corporation and US Robotics. Mr. Peterson holds a BA from the University of Utah and an MBA from Westminster College in Utah.