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Management & Board

Leadership Team

Jerry Guo
Jerry Guo
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lucy Xie
Lucy Xie
Senior Vice President of Operations
Weidong Chen
Weidong Chen
Chief Technology Officer
Scott Bruckner
Scott Bruckner
Senior Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development
Andrew Gibbs
Andrew Gibbs
Vice President, Wireless Product Management
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Peter Wolff
Vice President, Wireline Product Management
Ruicong Li
Ruicong Li
Vice President, Engineering - Wireless Software
Mirza Arifovic
Mirza Arifovic
Vice President, Engineering - Wireline Software
Shaun McCarthy
Shaun McCarthy
Interim Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Controller
Paul Hanna
Paul Hanna
Vice President, Global Marketing
Todd Keebaugh
Todd Keebaugh
Vice President, Corporate Counsel
Cheryl George
Cheryl George
Vice President, Human Resources
Jeff Gatto
Jeff Gatto
Vice President, Manufacturing Operations
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Steve Collins
Vice President, International Sales
Mike Chouinard
Mike Chouinard
Vice President, North America MSO Sales
Charles Bernstein
Charles Bernstein
Vice President, North America Mobile & Telco Sales
Jerry Guo
Jerry Guo
President and Chief Executive Officer
Jerry Guo, the founder of our company, has served as our president and chief executive officer and as the chairman of our board of directors since our founding in 2003. Prior to founding our company, Mr. Guo served as the Vice President of Broadband at River Delta Networks, which was acquired by Motorola in 2001. Prior to that, Mr. Guo was a research scientist at Bell Laboratories’ research division. Mr. Guo holds a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an M.S. degree in optical instruments from the Department of Precision Instruments at Tsinghua University.
Chairman of the Board
    Lucy Xie
    Lucy Xie
    Senior Vice President of Operations
    Lucy Xie has served as our senior vice president of operations since 2011 and as a member of our board of directors since 2003. From 2003 to 2011, Ms. Xie served as our chief financial officer and vice president of operations. Prior to joining Casa, Ms. Xie held various accounting, finance and management positions at Raytheon, a U.S. defense contractor and industrial corporation, and Lucent Technologies, a telecommunications equipment company. Ms. Xie has also served as the vice chairman and a board member of the Asia-America Chamber of Commerce since 2015. Ms. Xie holds an M.B.A. degree in accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
      Weidong Chen
      Weidong Chen
      Chief Technology Officer
      Weidong Chen has served as our chief technology officer since 2004 and as a member of our board of directors since 2010. Prior to joining Casa, Mr. Chen served as a software manager at Motorola, a multinational telecommunications company from October 2001 to November 2003. Mr. Chen holds a Ph.D. degree in physics from the University of Pennsylvania.
        Scott Bruckner
        Scott Bruckner
        Senior Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development
        Scott Bruckner has served as senior vice president of strategy and corporate development since November 2017. Prior to joining Casa, Mr. Bruckner was a Senior Managing Director at Macquarie Capital USA in the firm’s TMET group. Previously, he worked for Perella Weinberg Partners, where he was a partner leading the firm’s Global Technology Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory effort. Mr. Buckner also worked in various senior leadership positions for Morgan Stanley including Managing Director, where he co-headed the European Technology Investment Banking Group, and also served as a senior member of the Firm’s European Communications and Media Investment Banking Group. Scott was one of the founding members of the firm’s Moscow office and later moved to London where he formally joined the Communications Investment Banking Group, focusing on wireless service providers and wireless technologies. Mr. Bruckner holds a Ph.D. degree in political science and economics and a M.A. degree in political science from the University of California.
          Andrew Gibbs
          Andrew Gibbs
          Vice President, Wireless Product Management
          Mr. Gibbs has served as vice president of product management at Casa since 2014. He brings over a decade of prior wireless experience managing the industry-leading wireless subscriber management solutions at Starent Networks and Cisco Systems. His broader career includes tenure at the core Internet routing infrastructure supplier, Avici Systems and the Long Distance, Local & Multimedia business units at Sprint. Andrew has numerous industry patents in areas ranging from Policy Enforcement and Multi-Radio Management for LTE Backhaul Networks. Mr. Gibbs holds an M.B.A. degree from the Guizueta Business School at Emory University and a B.A. degree from the University of Rochester.
            Wolff
            Peter Wolff
            Vice President, Wireline Product Management
            Mr. Wolff currently serves as vice president of wireline product management leading the overall strategy and management of the product portfolio for end to end solutions.  Previous to Casa, Mr. Wolff served as vice president of outside plant engineering and architecture at Charter Communications and vice president of edge and access networks engineering and architecture at Time Warner Cable.  Mr. Wolff brings over 18 years of supplier side experience as vice president / general manager of access networks leading the development of video, HFC and optical products for MSO applications at ADC Telecommunications, C-COR and ARRIS.
              Ruicong Li
              Ruicong Li
              Vice President, Engineering - Wireless Software

              Mr. Li has served as vice president of engineering, wireless products and previously as director of engineering, wireless products for Casa Systems since October 2012.  Before joining Casa, Mr. Li held various engineering leadership positions at a number of leading technology companies. Most recently, he was tech leader at Starent Networks, later purchased by Cisco Systems, where he designed, managed and implemented key software platforms and subsystems. Previously, Mr. Li served as senior software engineer at Ennovate Networks, a provider of carrier-class IP service provisioning products, and prior to that, he served as a kernel software consultant for Sitara Networks, a provider of network performance solutions for enterprises and service providers.  Mr. Li holds a M.S. degree from the National University of Singapore and a B.S. degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

                Mirza Arifovic
                Mirza Arifovic
                Vice President, Engineering - Wireline Software
                Mr. Arifovic serves as vice president of wireline software engineering at Casa Systems.  Before joining Casa, Mr. Arifovic served in various engineering and technology leadership positions including vice president of engineering and portfolio owner of enterprise campus and the DC ethernet switching at Extreme Networks where he was responsible for managing a global software engineering team and multiple R&D partnerships. Previously, Mr. Arifovic was a senior director of research and development at Avaya and he was instrumental in the company’s development of new wide range ethernet switching portfolio based on commercial silicon, as well as one of the first disaggregated networking concepts using ODM hardware and an in-house developed networking operating system. Mr. Arifovic also led the carrier and metro ethernet switching portfolio at Nortel Networks.  Mr. Arifovic holds a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Sarajevo. 
                  Shaun McCarthy
                  Shaun McCarthy
                  Interim Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Controller

                  Mr. McCarthy has served as interim chief financial officer since August 2018. Prior to his current position, he was vice president of finance and corporate controller for Casa Systems since June 2014. Before joining Casa, he was vice president, corporate controller and chief accounting officer of Dynamics Research Corporation where he was responsible for directing and providing leadership to accounting, finance, external reporting, treasury, tax and government compliance for a provider of solutions and services to federal, state, and local governments and agencies. Previously, Mr. McCarthy was vice president of finance and corporate controller for Axcelis Technologies and prior to that, he worked in various leadership positions within the company’s finance and business operations teams as well as Axcelis’s global sales and service division. Mr. McCarthy holds an M.B.A. degree in accounting and a B.S. degree in finance from Bentley College.

                    Paul Hanna
                    Paul Hanna
                    Vice President, Global Marketing
                    Mr. Hanna has served as the vice president of global marketing at Casa since February 2015. Prior to joining Casa Systems, Mr. Hanna was vice president of marketing for Ericsson’s North American market where he was responsible for strategic marketing, tactical marketing, lead generation and business development for the company’s largest region. Prior to this, from 1998-2001, he was vice president of marketing and product development for Powertel, Inc. a wireless service provider purchased by Deutsche Telekom in 2001 helping to create T-Mobile USA. Mr. Hanna started his career at Hughes Aircraft Company (1984-1987) and then General Electric (1987-1995); holding a number of cross-functional leadership positions in marketing, sales, business development, operations, and engineering. Mr. Hanna is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School and graduate of its General Management Program. He holds an M.S. degree in management from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Syracuse University.
                      Todd Keebaugh
                      Todd Keebaugh
                      Vice President, Corporate Counsel
                      Mr. Keebaugh has served as vice president and corporate counsel for Casa Systems since 2016. Before joining Casa, Mr. Keebaugh held senior legal positions at a number of leading technology companies. Most recently he was vice president and chief legal officer of Cognex Corporation where he managed Cognex’s worldwide legal affairs, contract and compliance matters. Previously, he served as commercial counsel at EMC, and prior to that, worked in various positions for Raytheon Company as senior counsel for several of Raytheon’s commercial electronics business units and later as senior counsel for Raytheon’s corporate M&A activities and Global Supply Chain organization. Mr. Keebaugh started his career with the United States Department of Justice. Mr. Keebaugh holds a Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and a J.D. degree from California Western School of Law.
                        Cheryl George
                        Cheryl George
                        Vice President, Human Resources
                        Cheryl George serves as our Vice President, Human Resources. Ms. George has held the positions of Senior Director of Human Resources (December 2015 - August 2018); Human Resources Director, Talent Acquisition (June 2014 - November 2015); Human Resources Director (October 2013 - June 2014) and HR Consultant (March 2013 - May 2013) during her tenure with Casa Systems.  Prior to joining the company, Ms. George held various leadership positions including vice president of human resources at Segway, a personal transportation manufacturer and FEI Company as human resources manager.  Her broader career includes tenure at Micrion Corporation, The BOC Group, BTU and Carlson Real Estate.  Ms. George holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Salem State University, a certificate in Human Resources Management from Bentley University, and SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications.
                          Jeff Gatto
                          Jeff Gatto
                          Vice President, Manufacturing Operations
                          Mr. Gatto has served as vice president of vice president of manufacturing operations sales since January 2017. Prior to joining Casa, he was senior vice president of engineering and supply chain at Whoop, Inc., a manufacturer of heart rate monitors used to provide performance feedback to professional and elite athletes. Previously, Mr. Gatto served as principal and managing director for Global Ops, a consulting firm focused on business re-engineering and operational excellence. He was also senior vice president of sales for Myriant, a development stage industrial biotechnology company and vice president of operations and supply chain at Tyco Safety, a provider of video surveillance and access control products. Previously, Mr. Gatto held various senior leadership positions in operations and supply chain for 3COM. Mr. Gatto holds a M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University and B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Tufts University.
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                            Steve Collins
                            Vice President, International Sales
                            Steve Collins currently serves as vice president of international sales for Casa Systems.  Mr. Collins has over 20 years of experience creating and leading revenue producing sales and marketing strategies within highly competitive markets around the globe.  Previous to Casa, Mr. Collins led the communications solutions sales division for Neustar, Inc., a leader in identity resolution technology and he headed worldwide sales for Radisys, a global leader in open telecommunications solutions.  Mr. Collins also spent 13 years with Sonus Networks (now Ribbon Communications), a market leader in secure, IP-based, real time communications solutions, where he served in various positions including vice president of Americas sales.  Mr. Collins hold a B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia.
                              Mike Chouinard
                              Mike Chouinard
                              Vice President, North America MSO Sales
                              Mr. Chouinard has served as vice president of North American sales since 2015. Prior to joining Casa, he was vice president of sales at C-COR, a communications services company that was acquired by Arris Systems, Inc., from 2007 – 2015. Mr. Chouinard also served as director of sales at Ellacoya, a broadband networks communications equipment company and vice president of sales at Voxpath, a VoIP communications solutions provider. Mr. Chouinard started and successfully managed his own company, US Fiber, before selling it in 1996. Prior to this, he was director of sales at Lucent Technologies. Mr. Chouinard holds a B.A. degree in finance from Metropolitan University.
                                Charles Bernstein
                                Charles Bernstein
                                Vice President, North America Mobile & Telco Sales

                                  Board of Directors

                                  Jerry Guo
                                  Jerry Guo
                                  President and Chief Executive Officer
                                  Lucy Xie
                                  Lucy Xie
                                  Senior Vice President of Operations
                                  Weidong Chen
                                  Weidong Chen
                                  Chief Technology Officer
                                  Bruce Evans
                                  Bruce Evans
                                  Director
                                  Bill Styslinger
                                  Bill Styslinger
                                  Director
                                  Joe Tibbets
                                  Joe Tibbetts
                                  Director
                                  Dan Mead
                                  Dan Mead
                                  Director
                                  Jerry Guo
                                  Jerry Guo
                                  President and Chief Executive Officer
                                  Jerry Guo, the founder of our company, has served as our president and chief executive officer and as the chairman of our board of directors since our founding in 2003. Prior to founding our company, Mr. Guo served as the Vice President of Broadband at River Delta Networks, which was acquired by Motorola in 2001. Prior to that, Mr. Guo was a research scientist at Bell Laboratories’ research division. Mr. Guo holds a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an M.S. degree in optical instruments from the Department of Precision Instruments at Tsinghua University.
                                  Chairman of the Board
                                    Lucy Xie
                                    Lucy Xie
                                    Senior Vice President of Operations
                                    Lucy Xie has served as our senior vice president of operations since 2011 and as a member of our board of directors since 2003. From 2003 to 2011, Ms. Xie served as our chief financial officer and vice president of operations. Prior to joining Casa, Ms. Xie held various accounting, finance and management positions at Raytheon, a U.S. defense contractor and industrial corporation, and Lucent Technologies, a telecommunications equipment company. Ms. Xie has also served as the vice chairman and a board member of the Asia-America Chamber of Commerce since 2015. Ms. Xie holds an M.B.A. degree in accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
                                      Weidong Chen
                                      Weidong Chen
                                      Chief Technology Officer
                                      Weidong Chen has served as our chief technology officer since 2004 and as a member of our board of directors since 2010. Prior to joining Casa, Mr. Chen served as a software manager at Motorola, a multinational telecommunications company from October 2001 to November 2003. Mr. Chen holds a Ph.D. degree in physics from the University of Pennsylvania.
                                        Bruce Evans
                                        Bruce Evans
                                        Director
                                        Bruce Evans has been a director of our company since 2010. Since 1986, Mr. Evans has served in various positions with Summit Partners, a venture capital and investment firm, including most recently as a Managing Director and the Chairman of Summit Partners’ Board of Managers. He is also currently a director of Analog Devices, a public company that designs and manufactures high-performance semiconductor products, as well as several private companies. Mr. Evans previously served as a director of more than a dozen public companies, including, from May 2012 to November 2014, FleetCor Technologies, a provider of fuel cards and workforce payment products and services. Mr. Evans holds a B.E. degree in mechanical engineering and economics from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School.
                                        Bill Styslinger
                                        Bill Styslinger
                                        Director
                                        Bill Styslinger has been a director of our company since 2012. Mr. Styslinger served as chairman, president and chief executive officer of SeaChange International, a provider of multiscreen video software and services, from its inception in July 1993 until his retirement in November 2011. Mr. Styslinger was also previously a member of the board of directors of Omtool, a provider of enterprise client/server facsimile software solutions. Mr. Styslinger holds a B.S. degree in Engineering Science from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
                                        Joe Tibbets
                                        Joe Tibbetts
                                        Director
                                        Joe Tibbetts has been a director of our company since November 2017. Since March 2017, Mr. Tibbetts has served as the interim chief financial officer of Acquia Corporation, a provider of cloud-based, digital experience management solutions. Prior to that, Mr. Tibbetts served as the senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Publicis.Sapient unit of Publicis Group SA, from February 2015, when Publicis acquired Sapient Corporation, to September 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Tibbetts served as senior vice president and global chief financial officer for Sapient Corporation from October 2006 to February 2015. Mr. Tibbetts was formerly a partner with Price Waterhouse LLP. Mr. Tibbetts currently serves on the board of directors of Vivint Solar, Inc., a provider of smart home technology, and several private companies. Mr. Tibbetts holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of New Hampshire.
                                        Dan Mead
                                        Dan Mead
                                        Director

                                        Dan Mead has served on the board of directors of Syniverse Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded business services company in the mobile communications industry, since December 2016. For over thirty-five years, Mr. Mead served in various leadership roles at Verizon Communications and its predecessor companies, including serving from October 2010 to July 2015 as the chief executive officer and president of Verizon Wireless and from October 2009 to October 2010 as the chief operating officer and executive vice president of Verizon Wireless. Mr. Mead was also one of the founding senior executives of Verizon Wireless in July 2000. Mr. Mead served as the chairman of the Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association, or CTIA, from July 2013 until December 2014 and served as a member of the boards of directors of the CTIA from September 2010 until March 2015 and of Vodafone Omnitel from September 2009 until October 2010. Mr. Mead also served on the Board of Trustees at Pennsylvania State University from July 2014 to July 2017, including as chairman of its Finance and Capital Planning Committee. Mr. Mead has a B.S. in quantitative business analysis and finance from Pennsylvania State University and an M.B.A. from Pennsylvania State University.