People: EXAR CORP (EXAR.OQ)
26 Jul 2013
Mr. Ryan A. Benton is Chief Executive Officer, Director of Exar Corporation. He was appointed Exar’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in December 2012. Prior to joining Exar, Mr. Benton was Chief Financial Officer of SynapSense, a private venture backed company serving the Data Center Infrastructure Management market from May 2012 to December 2012. Prior to SynapSense, from February 2007 until May 2012, Mr. Benton was Chief Financial Officer of SoloPower Inc., a manufacturer of thin-film solar cells and flexible solar modules. From November 2004 until February 2007, Mr. Benton served as a financial consultant for the United States subsidiary of ASM International NV, a semiconductor capital equipment company, where he supported acquisitions and integration process. He also served as Chief Financial Officer for PB Unlimited, an advertising specialty manufacturer, from April 2002 through November 2004. Mr. Benton served as corporate controller for eFunds, an information technology solutions company, where he was employed from September 2000 until March 2002. Mr. Benton received his B.A. from the University of Texas. Mr. Benton brings extensive financial, operational as well as executive leadership experience, to the Board of Directors.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||375,983|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||278,100|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||454,930|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||1,109,010|