Mr. Padval has been a director of IDT since October 2008. Mr. Padval brings to IDT more than 30 years of experience in marketing, sales, and general management in high tech industries, including Computing infrastructure, mobile communications, and consumer digital entertainment. Mr. Padval serves as a Venture Partner at Thomvest Ventures. Prior to that, Mr. Padval served as a Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, and before that, an Executive Vice President of the Consumer Products Group at LSI Logic Corporation, where he was also previously the Senior Vice President of the company’s Broadband Entertainment Division. Prior to that, at LSI Logic, Mr. Padval served as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of C-Cube (which was acquired by LSI Logic in 2001) and was previously President of the company’s Semiconductor Division. Prior to joining C-Cube, Mr. Padval held senior management positions at VLSI Technology, Inc. and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Mr. Padval currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Mellanox Technologies. He also serves on the boards of several private companies; Avnera Corporation, Avalanche Technologies, Lastline, Inc., Sutter Health Pacific Divison, and Tactus Technology. Mr. Padval has previously served on the public company boards of Monolithic Power Systems, Entropic Communications Inc., Silicon Image, C-Cube Microsystems, and Elantec Semiconductor. Mr. Padval previously served on the boards of private companies, Blue Willow and Skyhigh Networks. Mr. Padval also previously served on the advisory board for Stanford University. Mr. Padval holds a Bachelor in Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, and an M.S. in Engineering from Stanford University.