People: Cognex Corp (CGNX.OQ)
21 May 2019
Mr. Robert J. Willett serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He has served as a director and Chief Executive Officer of Cognex since 2011. Mr. Willett joined our company in 2008 as President of the Modular Vision Systems Division, and was promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer in 2010. He came to Cognex from Danaher Corporation, a diversified manufacturer of industrial controls and technologies, where he served as Vice President of Business Development and Innovation for the Product Identification Business Group and as President of Videojet Technologies, a leader in coding and marking products. Prior to that, Mr. Willett served as Chief Executive Officer of Willett International Ltd., a coding and marking company that was sold to Danaher and merged with Videojet. During the past five years, Mr. Willett has not served as a member of the Board of Directors of another publicly held company or of a registered investment company. He holds a B.A. from Brown University, and an M.B.A. from Yale University. We believe Mr. Willett’s qualifications for sitting on our Board of Directors include his experience in the machine vision industry, his executive leadership experience and the knowledge of our company that he has acquired through his management roles.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||376,442|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||2,185,650|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,562,090|