David Krall for Harmonic

Appointed for company’s board of directors

Harmonic announced it has expanded the company’s board of directors with the appointment of David Krall.

David Krall. Quelle: Harmonic

“I’m delighted to welcome David to our board,” said Patrick Harshman, president and CEO of Harmonic. “We look forward to David’s insights and guidance as we continue to transform the video and broadband industries with our OTT SaaS and virtualized cable access solutions.”

Krall currently serves as a strategic advisor to Roku, Inc., manufacturer of media players for streaming entertainment, and on the board of directors of Progress Software Corp., Universal Audio, Inc. and Audinate Pty Ltd. Previously, he served as president and chief operating officer of Roku. Earlier in his career, Krall served as president and chief executive officer of QSecure, Inc., a developer of secure credit card technology, and of Avid Technology, Inc.

Krall holds a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA, with distinction, from Harvard Business School.