25 Who Ditched Infotech for Cleantech

Manny Hernandez

Background: CFO at Cypress Semiconductor

Current: CFO SunPower

Hernandez was the CFO of Cypress Semiconductor, which makes chips for wired and wireless connectivity, for over a decade. But when Cypress decided to push its solar subsidiary (SunPower) to go public, Hernandez left to lead the IPO and oversee the solar firm’s balance sheet. Our interview with Hernandez here.