Tom Kais serves as our Chief Financial Officer. Before joining Soft Machines in August 2010, Mr. Kais served as Chief Financial Officer of Ruckus Wireless, Inc., a provider of commercial-off-the-shelf real-time visual computing solutions, from May 2007 to May 2009. From February 2005 to May 2007, Mr. Kais served as Chief Financial Officer of Quantum 3D, Inc. Earlier in his career, Mr. Kais held corporate controller positions at several technology companies, including NextG Networks, Santel Networks, Vertical Networks, and Philips Components. Mr. Kais also serves as an advisor or director for several privately held companies. Mr. Kais is licensed in California as a certified public accountant. Mr. Kais holds a B.S. in Accounting and an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University.