Intuitive announced that Lewis Chew, former chief financial officer at Dolby Labs, Inc., has been elected to the company?s board of directors, effective April 25, 2024. Chew, 61, served as CFO at Dolby Labs, Inc. from June 2012 to October 2021. Previously, he was CFO at National Semiconductor Corporation from April 2001 to September 2011 and a partner at KPMG from 1995 to 1997.

From September 2009 to April 2019, Chew served on the Board of Directors of PG&E Company. He is currently a director on the boards of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and Arista Networks, Inc. and continues to serve on the Accounting Advisory Board of Santa Clara University, a position he has held since 1995. Business publisher Institutional Investor named Chew one of the Best CFOs in America, the National Diversity Council included him in its list of Top 50 Multicultural Leaders, and the U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce recognized him with its Corporate Director Award.

He received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Santa Clara University. Separately, two Intuitive board members, Alan Levy, Ph.D., and Don Kania, Ph.D., have retired from the company?s board effective at the expiration of their terms on April 25, 2024. Levy has served as a member of the Board since February 2000 and previously held a role as the independent lead director from April 2013 to 2018.

Mr. Kania has served as a member of the Board since July 2017.