Roku, Inc., is a privately held company located in Saratoga, Calif., and founded in 2002 by Anthony Wood, the inventor of the digital video recorder (DVR). The market leader in streaming entertainment devices for the TV with millions of units sold, Roku has always believed that anything you want to watch, listen to, and enjoy should simply be there on your TV, whenever you want it. Roku streaming players are renowned for their simplicity, variety of entertainment choices, and exceptional value.

Executive Team

The Roku executive team is made up of an impressive group of successful inventors, entrepreneurs and leaders who have proven track records of building successful high-growth companies with award-winning products. Having worked at Netflix, DIRECTV, Apple, AOL, Compaq, Macromedia, Netscape, Gemstar-TV Guide and ReplayTV among other companies, the team brings direct consumer electronics, software and services expertise to Roku.

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Board of Directors

  • Anthony Wood, Roku
  • Shawn Carolan, Menlo Ventures
  • Ravi Ahuja, FOX Networks Group
  • Daniel V. Leff, Ph.D., Luminari Capital
  • Alan Henricks, Consultant
  • Jeff Hastings, BrightSign
  • Ray Rockroth, Venrock