Chief Executive Officer
Mark Twaalfhoven is our Chief Executive Officer. From July 2009 to December 2014, Mr. Twaalfhoven served as President of Valuec BV, a Hong Kong-based investment firm where he had responsibility for investing in and advising international technology companies. Prior to his role at Valuec, Mr. Twaalfhoven served from June 2005 to June 2009 as President and CEO of Teleplan International, a global business with almost 5,800 employees providing total lifecycle care solutions for the computer, communications and consumer industries. From 1996 to 2005, Mr. Twaalfhoven served in a number of positions, including Senior Vice President and Corporate Officer, of Amphenol Corporation. In 1990, Mr. Twaalfhoven was nominated as Entrepreneur of the Year for Southern California for his role as the founder of Fanamation and subsequently QI Tech, which became a leading supplier of metrology equipment and today is part of Hexagon Metrology. Mr. Twaalfhoven received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Purdue University, a M.S. in industrial engineering from Stanford University, and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.