Jeffrey B. Sakaguchi
Chairman of the Board
Jeffrey B. Sakaguchi, 61, has served as a Director of the Company since December 2010 and as Board Chair since June 2022. He previously served as Chair of the Governance Committee and Lead Independent Director from 2017 to 2022. Mr. Sakaguchi serves as a Director of Eccentex, Inc., a privately held early-stage software company, and as a Director of ThinkIQ, Inc., a privately held early-stage software company. Mr. Sakaguchi was formerly a founding board member of ACT Holdings, Inc., an advisory board member of Habla.AI, and Chairman of the board of directors of Neah Power Systems, Inc. (renamed XNRGI, Inc.). He is a member and former Chairman of their National Philanthropic Board. Previously, Mr. Sakaguchi was President and Chief Operating Officer of Evolution Robotics Retail, Inc., and he held leadership roles with both Accenture and McKinsey & Company, global management consulting firms. He was previously a member and former Chairman of the board of directors of the Los Angeles Region American Red Cross as well as a former member and Chairman of their National Philanthropic Board. Mr. Sakaguchi is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Leadership Fellow, NACD directorship-certified, and an Educational Counselor for Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Mr. Sakaguchi’s experience in several leadership roles helps the Company improve performance and build market share. His background and expertise in emerging technology, start-ups, and strategy provides valuable guidance to the Company’s strategic, innovative, and technological efforts. His experience provides a valuable resource to the Company.