GigCapita appoints chief financial officer

GigCapital, Inc., (NYSE: GIG, GIG.U, GIG.RT, and GIG.WS), a Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Private-to-Public Equity (PPE)™ corporation, has announced that Brad Weightman has been appointed to the position of Chief Financial Officer, effective August 12, 2019, the company said.

Weightman replaces Ms. Tara McDonough who is departing the company at her personal choice to pursue other interests.

Weightman has more than 25 years of global finance and accounting experience with a combination of large, mid-sized, and small public and private companies in the Semiconductor, IoT, hardware, and software industries.

The GigCapital Group (GigCG) is a technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) focused investment group led by an affiliated team of technology industry corporate executives and entrepreneurs, and TMT operational and strategic experts in the private and public markets, including substantial, success-proven M&A and IPO activities.

The group deploys a unique Mentor-Investors methodology to partner with exceptional TMT companies, managed by dedicated and experienced entrepreneurs. The GigCG Private-to-Public Equity (PPE) companies (also known as blank check companies or special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs)) offer financial, operational and executive mentoring to US and overseas private, and non-US public companies, in order to accelerate their path from inception and as a privately held entity into the growth-stage as a publicly traded company in the US. For more information, visit