People: Codexis Inc (CDXS.OQ)
16 Jul 2019
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, a venture capital fund that he founded, and since April 2013, Mr. Baruch has served as partner of Formation 8, a venture capital Mr. Baruch is also the founder and partner emeritus of CMEA Capital, a venture capital firm that was established in 1989 as an affiliated fund of New Enterprise Associates. Mr. Baruch served as managing partner of CMEA Capital from 1989 to October 2010. Mr. Baruch currently serves as a director for various clean technology companies, including as a member of the board of directors of Calysta, Inc., a developer of synthetic protein for application in feeding fish raised on commercial aquafarms, Urban Electric Power, a developer of rechargeable battery systems, and Heliotrope Technologies, Inc., a developer of dynamic glass for architectural applications in commercial industrial buildings. In addition, Mr. Baruch is currently on the board of directors of TeselaGen Biotechnology, a private biotechnology company; LaunchPad Central, a developer and seller of software for early stage investors and entrepreneurs; and That Man May See Foundation, a charitable foundation which supports the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Francisco. Before starting CMEA, Mr. Baruch was a founder and Chief Executive Officer of Microwave Technology, Inc., a supplier of gallium arsenide integrated circuits. Prior to his employment with Microwave Technology, Inc., Mr. Baruch managed a dedicated venture fund at Exxon Corp, and was president of the Exxon Materials Division. Earlier in his career, r. Baruch holds a B.S. in engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a J.D. from Capital University.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||70,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||84,995|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||154,995|