Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen has been named to the board of directors of Hewlett-Packard, bringing the number of directors on the board to 11.
brings quite a bit to the table. He will be able to help predict where HP needs to go.
Andreessen sold his software company Opsware to HP two years ago for $1.6 billion, according to Bloomberg.
Most recently, he launched the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, plus he and other investors agreed to buy a 65 percent share of VoIP service Skype. He is co-founder of the online networking service Ning.com.