Cary T. Fu, CPA, is an Independent Director of Teradata Corporation. He is the co-founder of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (“Benchmark”), a publicly-held electronics manufacturing services provider. He served as Chairman of the Board of Benchmark from 2009 until his retirement in December 2012 and had been a director of Benchmark since 1990. In 2011, Mr. Fu retired as Benchmark’s Chief Executive Officer, a position he had held since September 2004. Prior to becoming Chief Executive Officer of Benchmark, he served as its President and Chief Operating Officer from May 2001 to September 2004, Executive Vice President from 1992 to 2001, and Executive Vice President, Financial Administration, from 1990 to 1992. He also serves on the board of directors of Littelfuse, Inc., and is a certified public accountant. He joined our board in July 2008.
Teradata Corporation provides analytic data solutions and related services in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Japan. The company operates through Americas Data and Analytics, and International Data and Analytics segments. Its analytic data solutions comprise software, hardware, and related business consulting and support services for data warehousing, big data, and tools for data integration, data discovery, and business intelligence. The company offers hybrid cloud solutions that deliver an end-to-end analytical ecosystem across hybrid cloud architecture, as well as enable to manage and access data across various deployment options, including software on public cloud, managed cloud, and hybrid cloud solutions. It also provides analytic business consulting, and IP capture and management services. In addition, the company offers ecosystem architecture consulting services, which enable customers to build an optimized analytical ecosystem independent of technology, leveraging Teradata, open source, and other commercial solutions; and customer support services, such as installation, maintenance, monitoring, back-up, and recovery services. It serves various industries comprising banking/financial services, communications, energy, government, insurance and healthcare, manufacturing, oil and gas, retail, travel and transportation logistics, and utilities. The company has strategic partnerships with Accenture Limited, Capgemini Group, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, Deloitte LLP, International Business Machines Corporation, and Wipro Limited. Teradata Corporation was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Dayton, Ohio.