Planar Semiconductor AG
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Supervisory Board Members

Richard Cutler – Chairman

Richard CutlerNearly 35 years as lawyer specializing in the area of general corporate and securities. During his career, Mr. Cutler has been a member of the corporate and securities departments of some of the most prestigious international law firms before establishing the Cutler Law Group in 2009. He also has been the CEO of two privately-held businesses. Mr. Cutler has a B.A. (magna cum laude) from Brigham young University and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.


Hendrik Klein

Hendrik KleinOver 20 years as investment and securities professional. During his career, he had been associated with major German financial institutions, particularly in the trading area, before founding Da Vinci Invest AG in 2004, an independent asset manager at which he serves as CEO. He is also a board member of Fritz Nols AG. Mr.  Klein holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Mittweida.


Thomas H.R. Gurnee

More than 40 years as CFO, president and board member of numerous companies, including Chartered Semiconductor, eLong, GlobiTech, SOHU, and Xin Yuan Real Estate.  Mr. Gurnee holds a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from Santa Clara University.