Michael M. McNamara
Chairman, PCH International Holdings
Mr. McNamara is Head of Samara, a division of Airbnb, a position he has held since January 2020. From 2019 to 2022 Mr. McNamara was Venture Partner with Eclipse Ventures and from 2006 to 2018, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Flex Ltd. (multinational technological manufacturer). From 1994 until his appointment as Chief Executive Officer in 2006, Mr. McNamara served in other senior roles at Flex, including Chief Operating Officer. Mr. McNamara is a director of Workday, Inc., Skyryse (non-public, developer of autonomous aircraft operating systems) and Synagile (non-public, biopharmaceutical).He is also a member of the Advisory Board, New Legacy Opportunity Fund and a member of the Visiting Committee Advisory Board, MIT Sloan School of Management. He was previously a member of the Advisory Board of Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management from 2006 to 2019, and a member of the presidential CEO Advisory Board of Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 2017 to 2019. Mr. McNamara was previously a director of Slack Technologies, Inc. from 2019 to 2021, Flex from 2005 to 2018, a director of APTIV Corp (previously Delphi Automotive PLC) from 2009 to 2013 and a director of SunEdison, Inc. (previously MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.) from 2008 to 2011. Mr. McNamara holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati and an MBA from Santa Clara University.