Biography PhotoAjay Shah
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Biography PhotoAjay Shah
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer


Ajay Shah has served as director and Chairman of the Board of SMART Global Holdings, Inc. since its inception in 2011 when it acquired substantially all of the equity interests of SMART Worldwide Holdings, Inc., a predecessor entity and now subsidiary of SMART Global Holdings. Mr. Shah also served as a Chairman of SMART Worldwide Holdings since its spin-off from Solectron in April 2004. In November 2017, Mr. Shah assumed the role of Executive Chairman, became Co-CEO in March 2018 and then Pre... 

Biography PhotoJack Pacheco
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer
Biography PhotoJack Pacheco
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer


With extensive executive experience in corporate planning, capital structure, and systems functions as well as merger, acquisition integration, and IPOs, Jack Pacheco rejoined SMART as its senior vice president, chief operating and financial officer in 2011. He had previously held the position of SMART's chief financial officer from 2004-2008, during which time he built a strong finance and systems organization that helped SMART grow into an industry-leading company. In addition to his financial... 
Biography PhotoBruce Goldberg
Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer
Biography PhotoBruce Goldberg
Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer


With over 25 years of legal and executive experience, Bruce Goldberg became a part of SMART's executive team in 2009 as Vice President, Chief Legal and Chief Compliance Officer. As head of the legal team at SMART, Bruce is responsible for business as well as legal objectives, including SEC reporting, compliance, litigation and corporate governance.

Prior to joining SMART, Bruce had a background as an attorney, an executive, and a board member, bringing a unique combination of busin... 
Biography PhotoAlan Marten
Senior Vice President, Specialty Memory
Biography PhotoAlan Marten
Senior Vice President, Specialty Memory


Alan Marten has spent over 20 years working in high technology general management, business development, sales, product marketing, and finance. As senior vice president and general manager of SMART's memory business unit, Alan is responsible for product line management; business strategy; and oversight and management of engineering, SMART's largest customer, the advanced packaging group as well as strategic planning and marketing efforts. He joined SMART in 1990 as its director of sales, and the... 
Biography PhotoKiWan Kim
Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil
Biography PhotoKiWan Kim
Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil


Part of the SMART team since 2000, KiWan Kim currently serves as the Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets and President, SMART Brazil, and he is responsible for developing strategies to grow SMART business in emerging markets. Previously, Mr. Kim served as vice president of strategic planning and advanced packaging, responsible for developing strategies to grow SMART business in emerging markets, and as SMART's vice president and general manager of the Display Product Group, as well as the vi...