Tom Nallen leads the operations at SMART Embedded Computing and for sister company, Penguin Computing.
He has previously held VP roles with operations responsibility for Artesyn Embedded Technologies and Emerson Network Power. Tom has helped lead the manufacturing strategy as the business acquired companies and has been acquired, most recently transferring products to the SMART facilities in Penang, Newark, CA, and Tempe, AZ.
Tom joined Emerson with its acquisition of Motorola’s Embedded Communications Computing group, where he was Director of Sales and Operations Planning. He started his career in corporate finance management with multinational manufacturers, bringing his accounting background to business operations roles to ensure efficiency and effectiveness were at the core of each business function.