Board of Directors
Anthony Wood founded Roku in 2002 and has been its CEO since then. In 2007, Anthony also briefly served as Vice President of Internet TV at Netflix. Prior to Roku, Anthony invented the DVR (digital video recorder) and founded ReplayTV, where he served as CEO before the company's acquisition in 2001. Before ReplayTV, Anthony co-founded iband.com, an Internet software company later acquired by Macromedia. Anthony is also Founder and Chairman of BrightSign LLC, the global market leader in digital signage products that was spun off from Roku in 2010. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University.
Chairman of the Board
Ravi Ahuja joined the Roku board in February 2013. In June 2016, Ravi became Chief Financial Officer of the Fox Networks Group unit of Twenty-First Century Fox. He previously held other senior positions at Fox. From 1999 to 2007, Ravi served in various roles at Virgin Entertainment Group, including Chief Financial Officer. From 1997 to 1999, he was an associate at McKinsey. Ravi has both a bachelor’s degree in Finance and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.
Mai Fyfield, who joined the Roku board in May 2018, was Chief Strategy Officer at Sky PLC from 2015 through October 2018. Mai joined Sky in 1999, previously serving as Group Director of Strategy, Deputy Head of Strategy and Deputy Chief Economist. She served as a Roku board observer from 2014 until the company’s IPO in 2017. Since 2015, Mai has been a director at Nationwide Building Society. Mai holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Cambridge University and a master’s degree in Economics from Tufts University.
Jeffrey Hastings joined the Roku board in August 2011. Jeff is Chief Executive Officer of BrightSign LLC, a manufacturer of digital signage products which was spun off from Roku in 2010. Jeff previously had senior management roles at Corel Corp., M-Audio, Rio Inc., Sonic Blue and ReplayTV. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Purdue University.
Alan Henricks has served as a Roku board member since May 2012. Since May 2009, Alan has been an independent consultant to technology companies. He serves on the boards of A10 Networks and Model N, and previously served on the boards of Applied Predictive Technologies and Ellie Mae. Alan previously served as CFO for Pure Digital Technologies, Traiana, Informix Software, Documentum, Borland International, Cornish & Carey and Maxim Integrated Products. Alan holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Stanford University.
Neil Hunt joined the Roku board in August 2017. From 1999 to July 2017, he was Chief Product Officer at Netflix. Previously, Neil served in engineering and product roles at the software test tool company Pure Software and its successors, Pure Atria and Rational Software. Neil has been a member of Logitech’s board since September 2010. He holds a Doctorate in Computer Science from the University of Aberdeen and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Durham.
Ray Rothrock joined the Roku board in August 2014. Ray is the Chairman and CEO of RedSeal, a cybersecurity company. From 1988 to June 2013, he was a partner at the venture capital firm Venrock. Since 1994, Ray has been on the Check Point Software Technologies board. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering from Texas A&M University, a master’s degree in Nuclear Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Harvard Business School.