Baker comes to Impinj from RealNetworks, where he had been CFO and treasurer since 2017.
“I am thrilled to welcome Cary to the Impinj team,” Impinj Co-founder and CEO Chris Diorio said. “Cary’s CFO experience, deep financial and operational background, and strategic insights will serve Impinj well. The entire Impinj executive team looks forward to Cary’s help grow the company’s financial strength and market reach—building on our string of recent successes.”
Prior to RealNetworks Baker served as CFO of HEAT Software, as CFO of NetMotion Software, and as VP of finance with Clearwire Corporation.
“I am both proud and excited to be joining Impinj and helping advance the company’s vision of digital life for everyday items," Baker said. "I look forward to helping further develop the company’s financial and operational excellence while advancing its market-leading position in connecting everything to the Internet of Things.”
Separately, Impinj announced that Linda Breard, the company’s CFO consultant, will transition in February to a new role as a strategic consultant to the CEO.