| 2017-12-18 16:44:33|
BHE 16:44 12/18 12/18/17
Benchmark Electronics names Roop Lakkaraju as new CFO
Benchmark Electronics announced the appointment of Roop K. Lakkaraju as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Mr. Lakkaraju replaces Don Adam, who will be retiring from the company at the end of the year. Mr. Lakkaraju has more than 25 years of management experience in overall financial strategy including treasury, financial planning and analysis, cost management, capital allocation, and balance sheet optimization. Mr. Lakkaraju was most recently CFO at privately held Maana, a software company that has pioneered an artificial intelligence-driven knowledge platform. Prior to that, he has been chief operating officer or chief financial officer for private and public high-technology companies.