Stephen Krasulick

Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman of the Board

Mr. Krasulick most recently served as the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Emcore Corporation’s Fiber Optics division and as a board member of Langfang Emcore Optoelectronics Ltd. Prior to joining Emcore, Mr. Krasulick was a member of the Executive Management team of Optium Corporation, which successfully achieved an IPO in 2006. Mr. Krasulick has also held senior management positions in JDS Uniphase Corporation, and began his career as an engineer at AT&T Bell Laboratories.

Lisa Albrecht

Co-Founder, Vice President Operations

Ms. Albrecht brings to Skorpios over 15 years of business operations experience. Before founding Skorpios, she served as Manager of Human Resources at Emcore Corporation. In addition to managing the corporate HR activities, Ms. Albrecht was a key member of the team leading the integration of the acquired assets of Intel’s Optical Platform Division into Emcore’s Fiber Optics Division. Ms. Albrecht has worked for three different venture-funded start-up companies in various operational roles. In addition to her start-up experience, Ms. Albrecht has held operational roles at both Honeywell and Nextel Communications. Ms. Albrecht has a B.S. from Kansas State University.

Glenn Li

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Li most recently was a Consulting Member of Technical Staff at Oracle, where he led Si photonic device development and managed multiple tape outs fabricated in a commercial CMOS process. He started his career at Bell Labs in 2001. His notable accomplishments include: designed 40Gb/s modulators and EMLs for telecom applications at Agere Systems; developed the world’s first deployed 10Gb/s Si Mach-Zehnder modulator at Luxtera; developed X2 and SFP+ transceivers for 10Gb/s Ethernet applications at Intel; and developed a ring resonator based WDM Si photonics platform at Sun Microsystems and Oracle. Dr. Li has contributed more than 100 journal articles, book chapters and conference talks. He holds more than a dozen of granted US patents, with more than a dozen pending. He has a PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California, San Diego.

Damien Lambert

Vice President, Manufacturing Operations

Dr. Damien Lambert brings to Skorpios over 19 years of experience in III-V crystal growth, III-V wafer fabrication and die fabrication. His experience includes fabrication of photonic components such as lasers, gratings, multiplexers, EMAmodulators, MZ modulators, and photodiode detectors. Before joining Skorpios, Dr. Lambert worked at Infinera, Inc. where he was responsible for management and technical leadership in the manufacturing of compound semiconductor Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC). Dr. Lambert was a key member of the technical team leading the development and integration of new generation of PICs including design, fabrication, and performance analysis. He helped transfer the technology from development to high volume manufacturing. Dr. Lambert has contributed more than 70 journal articles, book chapters and conference talks. He holds more than 10 granted US patents and has a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Texas, Austin.