Tudor Brown joined Tessera Technologies, Inc.’s Board in May 2013. Mr. Brown was one of the founding members and until May 2012, President of ARM Holdings plc (“ARM”). Brown began his career at ARM over twenty years ago as a principal engineer and later assumed other roles, including Chief Technical Officer from 1997 through 2000, Chief Operating Officer from 2001 through 2008, and a member of the Board of Directors from 2001 through his retirement in May 2012. Mr. Brown became President of ARM in July 2008 with responsibility for developing high-level relationships with industry partners and governmental agencies and for regional development, and served as a director on ARM’s board of directors.
Mr. Brown was also a non-executive director of ANT Software Limited, a UK company, from April 2005 until February 2013. He became an independent director of Lenovo Group in January 2013 and is a member of the advisory board of Annapurna Labs, an Israeli company.
Mr. Brown received an MA degree in Electrical Sciences from Cambridge University, and holds one patent in low-power logic. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology and a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering.