People: Calpine Corp (CPN)
31 Oct 2014
Mr. Robert C. Hinckley is Independent Director of the Calpine Corporation. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Hinckley was an advisor to Xilinx, Inc., a supplier of programmable logic devices, and from 1991 to 1999 he was the Vice President, Strategic Plans and Programs as well as General Counsel and Secretary of Xilinx, Inc. In 1994, he also served as Xilinx’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Xilinx, Mr. Hinckley was the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Spectra Physics, Inc. Mr. Hinckley spent 11 years on active duty in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Hinckley obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Naval Academy. Mr. Hinckley is an adjunct Professor of Law at Tulane Law School and is the Chairman of the Law School Dean’s Advisory Board. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Tulane University Law School. Mr. Hinckley currently serves as the Chairman and Managing Director of MCL Intellectual Property LLC and participates as a member of the board of directors and advisory boards of several privately held and non-profit companies. Mr. Hinckley is a member of both the Audit Committee and the Nominating and Governance Committee. Mr. Hinckley’s legal expertise, including service as corporate general counsel and as a member of other boards of directors provide him with strong insight, particularly with regard to legal and corporate governance matters, and make him a valuable member of our Board and of our Audit Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee.
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