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SanDisk  (Stock symbol: SNDK ) Acquired by Western Digital (2016 $ 19,000,000,000 )

601 McCarthy Boulevard
Milpitas, CA 94035
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Sanjay Mehrotra (4/10/06)
President/COO/Operations: Manish Bhatia (3/31/2012)
General Management: Kevin Conley (1/31/2011) ; Thomas Rampone ; Khandker Nazrul (11/05/2007); Gregory J Stein (5/31/2011)
Technology: Yoram Cedar (1998) ; Jeff VerHeul (11/27/2012) ; Siva Sivaram (6/25/2013) ; Brian O'Krafka (7/31/2012)
Business Development: Sumit Sadana ; Gordon Faulmann
General Counsel/Legal: Michelle Ravn Appleqvist
Customer Service: Urvashi Sheth

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Steven J Gomo (NetApp CFO) D Scott Mercer (Steel Excel) Kevin A DeNuccio (Redback Networks Vice Chairman) Catherine P Lego (The Photonics Fund) Michael E Marks (Tesla Motors Former Interim CEO) Chenming Hu (University of California, Berkeley Professor) Eddy Hartenstein (DirecTV CEO) Irwin Federman (U.S. Venture Partners General Partner)

Business description: SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) is a global leader in flash memory storage solutions, from research and development, product design and manufacturing to branding and distribution for OEM and retail channels. Since its founding in 1988, SanDisk has been innovating in flash memory and system technologies that have provided consumers with new and transformational digital experiences. SanDisk's diverse product portfolio includes flash memory cards and embedded solutions used in smart phones, tablets, digital cameras, camcorders, digital media players and other consumer electronic devices, as well as USB flash drives and solid state drives for the computing market. SanDisk's products are used by consumers and enterprise customers around the world. SanDisk is a Silicon Valley-based S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company, with more than half its sales outside the United States.
Customers include: FujitsuHPIBMNEC;  Tandy
Partners include: ATandTFujitsuHPIBMNECPhilips Seagate TechnologySiemensSONY;  Citizen Schools ;  Hynix ;  Kyocera Wireless;  PenRight

Rounds: 6
Capital raised: 64.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Western Digital (2016 $ 19,000,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: SNDK
Angels/other VCs: William V Campbell (Intuit)
Corporate investors: ATandTHoneywellKyoceraLucent Venture Partners;  LG Semicon;  Seagate Technology

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Record updated: Oct 2015
Sector: Storage
Year Founded: 1988
Headcount: 7001-10000 as of Feb 2019
Rounds: 6
Capital Raised: 64.7M
Ownership: Acquired by Western Digital (2016 $ 19,000,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: SNDK