31 March 2020
NeoPhotonics appoints Barbara Rogan as senior VP & general counsel
NeoPhotonics Corp of San Jose, CA, USA (a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of hybrid photonic integrated optoelectronic modules and subsystems for high-speed communications) has appointed Barbara Rogan as senior VP & general counsel, reporting to chairman & CEO Tim Jenks.
Rogan has 20 years of legal experience in technology in both public and private companies. Prior to joining NeoPhotonics, she was general counsel at Velodyne Lidar Inc. where she was responsible for Velodyne’s worldwide legal operations. Rogan has also held legal leadership roles at Cadence Design Systems Inc, where she was VP & associate general counsel, and at LogLogic Inc (acquired by TIBCO), where she was VP of legal affairs.
Rogan received her LL.M. in Intellectual Property degree at Santa Clara University School of Law, her Juris Doctor degree from the University of California Hastings College of the Law, and her bachelor’s degree from Claremont McKenna College.
“Barbara’s breadth of legal experience and technology industry expertise in legal organizations and with deep intellectual property across global operations is an immediate asset to NeoPhotonics,” comments Jenks.