US semiconductor maker Ramtron International has named interim chief financial officer (CFO), Gery Richards, as CFO. Richards has served as Ramtron’s interim CFO since October 2011.
Richards has more than 30 years of financial management experience with a broad spectrum of technology-related firms. He joined Ramtron in 2004 and became controller in 2008. Richards began his career as an auditor with Price Waterhouse and later served as an auditor, financial analyst, controller and cost accountant for Martin Marietta, Digital Equipment, United Technologies and Apple, respectively. Just prior to joining Ramtron, he was vice president of finance at Facilitek Office Systems and vice president of finance at Photo Stencil.
Richards is a certified public accountant (CPA) and holds a BSc degree in Industrial Management from Purdue University and an MBA from New York University.
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