Adept Technology, Inc. announced that Mr. Seth Halio has been named as Chief Financial Officer effective October 3, 2013. Mr. Halio comes to Adept with nearly 30 years of senior financial management experience in public accounting and both public and private venture-backed companies, 12 years of which he was a CFO. In this role at Adept he will be responsible for accelerating the company turnaround from a financial perspective and a key leader managing the company's global finance and IT organizations.
"We are excited to welcome Seth to the Adept team," said Rob Cain, Adept President and CEO. "After a thorough search, few candidates had the experience and track record improving the bottom and top line that Seth does. He is a strong leader with significant industry experience within the markets that we serve and fits into our culture
"I'm very pleased to be joining the Adept team," said Seth Halio. "Adept has a strong history of product innovation and thought-leadership. I look forward to serving the company as it executes on its growth plan."
Prior to joining Adept, Seth held senior level finance positions including CFO at LED Engin, Inc., Novariant, Inc., Diamond Foods, Inc., and Spectra-Physics, Inc. He received his B.S. degree in Business Administration from Bucknell University in Pennsylvania.