Mr. Federman has served as a Director of the Company since September 1988. Mr. Federman has been a General Partner in U.S. Venture Partners, a venture capital firm, since April 1990. Mr. Federman was President and Chief Executive Officer of Monolithic Memories, Inc., a semiconductor company, from 1979 to 1987. Prior to serving as President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Federman was the Chief Financial Officer of Monolithic Memories, Inc. from 1970 to 1979. Mr. Federman also serves as a Director for Intermolecular, Inc., a semiconductor company, since June 2005, Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a semiconductor company, since June 1999 and Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., a security software company, since 1995, as well as various private corporations and charitable trusts. Mr. Federman holds a BS in Economics from Brooklyn College and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering from Santa Clara University.