Intermolecular, Inc. announced this week that Dr. Bruce McWilliams has been appointed president and chief executive officer. David Lazovsky has resigned as president and chief executive officer and from the Board of Directors to pursue other interests.
“We are grateful to Dave for his many years of service in leading Intermolecular from its inception,” said Bruce McWilliams. “I have been on the board of Intermolecular since its earliest stages, and am excited about the opportunity to build on the foundation that Dave created. I know the Intermolecular team and technologies well, and am looking forward to working with our customers to realize the value of our unique R&D platform and capabilities.”
Dr. McWilliams has served on the Intermolecular board since 2005 and as the chairman of the Board of Directors since June 2014. He most recently served as the chief executive officer of SuVolta from June 2009, and was the chief executive officer of Tessera from 1999 to 2008. He has also worked in the fields of silicon chip-based display, multi-chip module manufacturing and solar heating technology. Dr. McWilliams holds B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in physics from Carnegie Mellon University.