|SanDisk Announces Departure of CFO Frank Calderoni|
Michael Gray, Vice President of Finance, to Assume Responsibilities in the Interim
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 22, 2002 - SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) announced today that Frank A. Calderoni, Chief Financial Officer, has resigned his position with the company effective March 1, 2002, in order to pursue a similar position with another employer.
SanDisk has begun a search for Mr. Calderoni's replacement. In the interim, Michael Gray, Vice President of Finance at SanDisk, will assume day-to-day financial management responsibilities for the company. Mr. Gray has more than 25 years of financial and accounting experience and has been with the Company since 1995. He has held his current position for more than two years.
Eli Harari, SanDisk President and CEO, said, "We are sorry to see Frank leave our team. We appreciate Frank's significant contributions over the last two years and wish him well in his new position. We have a strong finance organization in place and I have full confidence in Michael's ability to do a fine job during the interim period until we hire a new CFO."
SanDisk Corporation, the world's largest supplier of flash data storage products, designs, manufactures and markets industry-standard, solid-state data, digital imaging and audio storage products using its patented, high density flash memory and controller technology. SanDisk is based in Sunnyvale, CA. SanDisk's web site/home page address is: http://www.sandisk.com