Clinton H. Severson
Chief Executive Officer
Clinton H. Severson has served as Chief Executive Officer and one of the directors of Abaxis since June 1996. He was appointed Chairman of the Board in May 1998. From June 1996 until April 2015, Mr. Severson also served as our President. From February 1989 to May 1996, Mr. Severson served as President and Chief Executive Officer of MAST Immunosystems, Inc., a privately-held medical diagnostic company. Since January 2015, Mr. Severson has served on the Board of Directors of Cutera. From November 2008 to November 2016, Mr. Severson served on the Board of Directors of Trinity Biotech, a biotechnology company, prior to its acquisition. Mr. Severson is also a member of the Board of Directors of a privately-held company. In addition, Mr. Severson has been growing grapes in Sonoma county for 38 years and has an ownership interest in Hook & Ladder Winery.