Biography PhotoAjay Shah
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Biography PhotoAjay Shah
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer


Ajay Shah has served as director and Chairman of the Board of SMART Global Holdings, Inc. since its inception in 2011 when it acquired substantially all of the equity interests of SMART Worldwide Holdings, Inc., a predecessor entity and now subsidiary of SMART Global Holdings. Mr. Shah also served as a Chairman of SMART Worldwide Holdings since its spin-off from Solectron in April 2004. In November 2017, Mr. Shah assumed the role of Executive Chairman, became Co-CEO in March 2018 and then Pre... 

Biography PhotoJack Pacheco
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer
Biography PhotoJack Pacheco
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer


With extensive executive experience in corporate planning, capital structure, and systems functions as well as merger, acquisition integration, and IPOs, Jack Pacheco rejoined SMART as its senior vice president, chief operating and financial officer in 2011. He had previously held the position of SMART's chief financial officer from 2004-2008, during which time he built a strong finance and systems organization that helped SMART grow into an industry-leading company. In addition to his financial... 
Biography PhotoBruce Goldberg
Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer
Biography PhotoBruce Goldberg
Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer


With over 25 years of legal and executive experience, Bruce Goldberg became a part of SMART's executive team in 2009 as Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer. As head of the legal team at SMART, Bruce is responsible for business as well as legal objectives, including SEC reporting, compliance, litigation and corporate governance.

Prior to joining SMART, Bruce had a background as an attorney, an executive, and a board member, bringing a unique combination of busin... 
Biography PhotoAlan Marten
Senior Vice President, Specialty Memory
Biography PhotoAlan Marten
Senior Vice President, Specialty Memory


Alan Marten has spent over 20 years working in high technology general management, business development, sales, product marketing, and finance. As senior vice president and general manager of SMART's memory business unit, Alan is responsible for product line management; business strategy; and oversight and management of engineering, SMART's largest customer, the advanced packaging group as well as strategic planning and marketing efforts. He joined SMART in 1990 as its director of sales, and the... 
Biography PhotoKiWan Kim
Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil
Biography PhotoKiWan Kim
Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil


Part of the SMART team since 2000, KiWan Kim currently serves as the Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil, and he is responsible for developing strategies to grow SMART business in emerging markets. Previously, Mr. Kim served as vice president of strategic planning and advanced packaging, responsible for developing strategies to grow SMART business in emerging markets, and as SMART's vice president and general manager of the Display Product Group, as well as the vi... 
Biography PhotoRogerio Nunes
Vice President and General Manager, SMART Brazil
Biography PhotoRogerio Nunes
Vice President and General Manager, SMART Brazil


With more than 27 years of experience in semiconductor and electronic components manufacturing and sales, Rogerio Nunes is the vice president and general manager of SMART Brazil. He originally joined SMART in 2002, serving as marketing and sales senior manager, marketing and sales director, and later project manager for SMART Brazil.

Previous to joining SMART, Rogerio began his career at NEC, where he held numerous positions in engineering, quality assurance and reliability, as well... 
Biography PhotoAnjali Reddy
Vice President of Worldwide Materials
Biography PhotoAnjali Reddy
Vice President of Worldwide Materials


A part of the SMART procurement team since 1991, Anjali Reddy serves as SMART's vice president of worldwide materials. Her major responsibilities include Global Supply Chain and Materials Management. Previously, she was the senior director of worldwide materials at SMART. Anjali holds a Bachelor's Degree from Elphinstone College-University of Bombay. ... 
Biography PhotoMike Rubino
Vice President of Worldwide Engineering
Biography PhotoMike Rubino
Vice President of Worldwide Engineering


With 25 years of engineering, program, and design management experience primarily in the computer memory market, Mike Rubino has been with SMART since 1999. As vice president of engineering, he is responsible for all memory product design, test development, documentation control, NPI, failure analysis, customer solution definition, BOM engineering, and new technology evaluation.

Previous to joining the company, Mike gained extensive career development and engineering experience at I... 
Biography PhotoSrida Joisa
Vice President of Corporate Business Development
Biography PhotoSrida Joisa
Vice President of Corporate Business Development


Srida Joisa has spent over 15 years in technology investing and business development including roles in investment banking, private equity, investment funds, technology general management and corporate development. As Vice President of Corporate Business Development, Srida is responsible for M&A strategy and execution, development of new and long-term business opportunities, and identifying strategic alliances. Previous to this role, Srida held the position of Senior Director, DRAM Product L... 

Biography PhotoFrank Perezalonso
Vice President Business Development, Brazil Business Unit
Biography PhotoFrank Perezalonso
Vice President Business Development, Brazil Business Unit


A management executive with 25 years of experience in the semiconductor memory industry, Frank Perezalonso is currently SMART's vice president and general manager of the SSD defense product line. He has held multiple positions at SMART since 1996, previously serving as SMART's vice president channel and high-performance computing, vice president strategic accounts, director strategic accounts, and director applications engineering.

Before becoming part of the SMART team, Frank spent...