Santa Clara University


Steve Wade

Dean's Executive Lecturer

Before joining Santa Clara University in 1994, Steve Wade was Chief Financial Officer of Micronics Computers (a computer systems supplier) and Finnigan Corporation (a manufacturer of scientific instruments), and served as Treasurer and Corporate Controller of Verbatim Corporation (which developed and manufactured data storage systems). In 1991, he was the CFO for Micronics during their initial public offering.

Mr. Wade is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Accountant in Canada. He received his undergraduate degree in Economics from the SUNY Albany and his M.B.A. from the University of Western Ontario. He serves as advisor to various technology companies and is an active member of the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities of San Jose.

Mr. Wade is the recipient of the 2003 National Catholic Charities Volunteer of the Year, two Business School Extraordinary Awards, and the 2003 Brutacoa award for teaching innovation. When he is not teaching or engaging in his charitable activities, Professor Wade enjoys traveling and relaxing on his farm in upstate New York.



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