Bingham’s career spans the high tech, chemical engineering and hospitality real estate development fields, having served in executive management positions at Cadence Design Systems from 993to 2005. He was named executive chairman in May 2004 after serving as president and chief executive officer since May 1999. He joined Cadence in 1993 as executive vice president and chief financial officer, leading extensive company growth as well as expansion into international markets including India, China and Russia.
“Having Ray Bingham join our board adds even more management and strategic depth,” said Jonas Jacobi, chairman and CEO of Kaazing. “With his experience shaping the enabling technologies of the last few decades along with the deep understanding of enterprise software companies, he will bring us a very valuable perspective.”
In addition to his work as a director of Oracle, Bingham sits on the boards of Flextronics International Ltd., Fusion IO and STMicroelectronics NV. He also helped found and serves as a Director of the Silicon Valley Education Foundation and is a board member of the National Parks Conservation Association.