Jason Stokes joined SkyWater as chief legal officer and general counsel
SkyWater Technology, the trusted technology realization partner, announced that Jason Stokes has been appointed as chief legal officer and general counsel. He brings over 20 years of corporate law, governance, transactional and compliance expertise, and will focus on leading SkyWater’s legal and compliance function.
He began his career as an active duty U.S. Navy officer with the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, negotiating and managing all aspects of shipbuilding contracts for the Navy’s nuclear-powered fleet. He launched his legal career as an attorney at Lindquist & Vennum and has served in a variety of in-house positions for many years as a corporate generalist with expertise across the legal and compliance spectrum. Most recently, Stokes was vice president, corporate law and chief compliance officer at Pentair, where he spent several years leading global legal and compliance operations.
Stokes stated: “SkyWater is a great company dedicated to domestic sourcing of semiconductor manufacturing solutions and this is an exciting time to join the team as the company is poised to achieve its ambitious growth goals. I look forward to this exceptional opportunity and believe my leadership experience in complex enterprises and high-growth environments will be a valuable asset to the company’s long-term success”.