Margaret Seif

Margaret Seif

Class of 2014

Marnie Seif is an accomplished technology business executive of an S&P 500 company, currently serving as Chief People Officer at Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), a leading innovation company with more than $6 Billion in revenue, operations in 15 countries, and 15,000 employees worldwide. Marnie is an experienced director of a privately held company, and is a financial and executive compensation expert.

As a business leader, she is focused on the following initiatives:

  • Business and governance leadership: Marnie leads ADI’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives, including the company’s diversity and inclusion  She serves on the board of the Analog Devices Foundation, which is dedicated to community activism, including funding STEM initiatives in underserved communities.  Marnie is involved in the design of executive compensation programs to ensure alignment with shareholder interests.
  • Enabling transformative transactions: Prior to assuming the Chief People Officer role, Marnie served as General Counsel of ADI and other publicly held companies. In this role, she has played an integral role in structuring and negotiating dozens of mergers and acquisitions of all sizes, from privately held technology tuck-ins to multi-billion dollar public company mergers.  She is on the executive committee overseeing the integration of Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., a $21 billion acquisition expected to close in the summer of 2021.
  • Agile culture evolution: Marnie is leading an effort to increase the agility and responsiveness of ADI’s culture through organization design, reimagining employee roles, and digitization of ADI’s human resources and other back office functions to improve employee experience and increase productivity.

Marnie was a member of the Board of Directors of Nantero, Inc., a venture-backed next generation carbon nanotube memory company from 2008-2018.  She currently serves on the Board of the Massachusetts High Technology Council and the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at the University of Michigan Law School.

Marnie received her AB degree in English literature and history from Brown University, and her JD degree from the University of Michigan Law School.