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Corporate Governance

Committee Composition

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson Committee Member Member Financial Expert Financial Expert
 Audit CommitteeCompensation CommitteeNominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Outside Directors
Brian  J. Conway 
Brian  J. Conway
Director


Brian J. Conway has served as one of our directors since June 2007. Mr. Conway is a Managing Director and the Chairman of the Executive Committee of TA Associates Management, LP, or TA Associates, a prominent growth private equity firm, which he joined in August 1984. Prior to his time at TA Associates, Mr. Conway worked in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance for Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated. Mr. Conway holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University and a B.A. from A... 
  Committee Member Committee Member
Peter  Gyenes 
Peter  Gyenes
Independent Director


Peter Gyenes has served as one of our directors since March 2008. On October 27, 2011, the Board elected Mr. Gyenes as the Board's Lead Independent Director. Since July 2015, Mr. Gyenes has served as the non-executive Chairman of Sophos plc, a publicly traded global security software company, a role he also held from May 2006 to September 2012. In addition, between September 2012 and July 2015, Mr. Gyenes served as Sophos’ Lead Independent Director. Mr. Gyenes also serves on the boards of dire... 
Committee Member Chairperson Chairperson
Thomas Hale 
Thomas Hale
Independent Director


Tom has served as one of our directors since April 2008.

Currently he is the president of Survey Monkey, the online survey software & questionnaire tool. Previously, Tom served as the chief operating officer of Homeaway.com, Inc., a public software firm. Prior to that, he served as the chief product officer of Linden Lab, a private software firm. Tom was also entrepreneur in residence at Redpoint Ventures, a venture capital firm, and served as senior vice president/general manager of ... 
Committee Member   
Habib  Kairouz 
Habib  Kairouz
Director


Habib Kairouz has served as one of our directors since 2001. Mr. Kairouz is a Managing Partner of Rho Capital Partners, Inc., or Rho, a private equity firm, which he joined in 1993. Prior to joining Rho, Mr. Kairouz worked for five years in investment banking and leveraged buyouts with Reich & Co. and Jesup & Lamont. Mr. Kairouz also serves on the board of directors of public companies ReachLocal and Everyday Health, Inc., a digital media company focused on health and wellness, and other priv... 
  Committee Member Committee Member
Robert  C. McBride Financial Expert
Robert  C. McBride
Independent Director


Robert C. McBride has served as one of our directors since June 2008. Mr. McBride served as the Chief Financial Officer of Iona Technologies, PLC, or Iona Technologies, a public software and services company, from February 2006 until his retirement in February 2008. From June 2001 to September 2005, Mr. McBride was the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ascential, a public company and leading provider of enterprise data integration software, which was acquired by IBM in May 2005. P... 
Chairperson Committee Member  
Harsha Ramalingam 
Harsha Ramalingam
Director


Harsha Ramalingam has served as one of our directors since December 2015. Mr. Ramalingam is the President of Ramalingam Consulting, LLC, which he launched in June 2015. From December 2008 to June 2015, Mr. Ramalingam was the Vice President, eCommerce Platform, at Amazon.com, Inc., or Amazon, and a member of the Consumer Leadership Team responsible for Amazon’s consumer business. Prior to Amazon, Mr. Ramalingam was Vice President of Products and Operations, EMC SaaS, at EMC Corporation, or EMC,... 
Committee Member   
J. Chris  Scalet 
J. Chris  Scalet
Director


J. Chris Scalet has served as one of our directors since April 2011. Since October 2012, Mr. Scalet has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of HMA, LLC, or HMA, a technology and advisory services company he founded. Prior to HMA, Mr. Scalet served as Executive Vice President, Global Services and Chief Information Officer at Merck & Co., Inc., or Merck, a public global research-driven pharmaceutical company, from March 2003 until his retirement in July 2012. Prior to joining Me... 
Committee Member   Committee Member
Patrick J. Wack 
Patrick J. Wack
Chairman


Patrick J. Wack, Jr. has served as one of our directors since March 2002 and has served as the Chairman of our Board of Directors since September 2007. Mr. Wack has served as a Venture Partner and independent consultant to Rho since December 2008. Mr. Wack served as our President and Chief Executive Officer from March 2002 to August 2007, our Executive Vice President of Business Development from September 1999 to January 2002 and our Chief Operating Officer from July 1997 to September 1999. P... 
   
Inside Directors
Ronald W. Hovsepian 
Ronald W. Hovsepian
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director


Ronald W. Hovsepian was appointed president, chief executive officer and director in December 2011. Previously, Ron Hovsepian served as president and chief executive officer of Novell, Inc., from 2006 to 2011. He joined Novell in 2003 as president, North America, next served as executive vice president and president, worldwide field operations and served as president and chief operating officer from 2005 until his appointment as chief executive officer in 2006. Before that, Ron held management a... 
   
Jim Steele 
Jim Steele
Director


Jim currently serves as the president and chief revenue officer of Insidesales.com, Inc., a SaaS-based sales acceleration platform. Prior to that, Jim served as the president and chief customer officer of Salesforce.com, Inc., where he helped the company grow from $25 million to more than $5 billion in revenue. Jim also currently serves on the board of directors of Instructure, Inc., a SaaS-based e-learning company. Jim has also held leadership roles at Ariba and IBM and has a B.S. in civil ...