Craig Factor

General Counsel and VP Strategy

joined Unanimous AI to be a part of a fast-growing company determined to make a difference by applying and refining Swarm intelligence.  Craig is a highly experienced General Counsel, having served in that role at four public companies (Immersion, Artisan, RITA Medical, and Audience) and three VC-backed private companies (Innovative Silicon, Nanosolar, and Teradici).  His first General Counsel position was at Immersion Corporation, a virtual reality company.  He started at Immersion when it was a private company and helped to take it public in 1999.  After Immersion, he joined Artisan Components, a public software company.  In 2004, he coordinated Artisan’s acquisition by ARM.

More recently, he served as General Counsel at Audience. Audience developed hardware and software for audio processing and motion sensing on phones and other mobile devices.  Audience was newly public when he joined.  Craig worked on strengthening the legal function to ensure a successful private-to-public transition.  In 2015, he coordinated the closing of Audience’s acquisition by Knowles.  Prior to his General Counsel experience, Craig focused on corporate and securities law matters at the law firm of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati in Palo Alto.  Craig holds a BA from Harvard University and a JD from the Duke University School of Law.