Senior Vice President, Specialty Compute & Storage Solutions
Stephen Dow joined SMART Global Holdings as a result of SMART’s July 2019 acquisition of Artesyn Embedded Computing, Inc. (AEC), which is now SMART Embedded Computing, Inc. and a part of SMART’s Specialty Compute and Storage Solutions, or SCSS, business unit. Prior to the acquisition, Mr. Dow was President of Artesyn Embedded Technologies, Inc. (Artesyn Technologies), which included the former Embedded Computing and Power business of Emerson Network Power. Artesyn Technologies was a global designer and manufacturer of highly reliable power conversion and embedded computing solutions for a wide range of industries. Mr. Dow served as President of Artesyn Technologies from January 2014 until SMART’s acquisition of AEC in July 2019. Mr. Dow joined Emerson as a result of Emerson’s acquisition of Motorola’s Embedded Communications Computing group in January 2008. Mr. Dow served as Vice President and General Manager of Motorola’s embedded computing business from October 2006 until January 2008. Prior to Motorola, Mr. Dow held CEO positions for Espion International and Channel Access. Prior to co-founding Channel Access, Mr. Dow worked at Force Computers, Inc., where he held a variety of positions culminating as Chief Operating Officer and General Manager.