Board of Directors
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Stephen T. Winn has served as our Chief Executive Officer and a member of our Board since November 1998, during which time he served as Chairman of our Board, and as our President since August 2012, a position that Mr. Winn previously held from November 1998 to December 2009. From January 1998 to March 1999, Mr. Winn served in various executive positions, including President of Research Institute of America, a provider of information services to the accounting industry and a wholly owned subsidiary of Thomson Reuters Corporation. From June 1969 to January 1998, Mr. Winn served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Computer Language Research Inc., a publicly traded company focused on tax compliance, tax research and accounting software, which was acquired by Thomson Reuters Corporation. Mr. Winn is a member of the board of directors of the National Multifamily Housing Council. In January 2002, he was one of 25 people recognized by the National Apartment Association as a leader in the multifamily industry. Mr. Winn received Ernst & Young LLP’s “Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Southwest Area North Technology Sector” award. Mr. Winn received his B.S. in electrical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and his M.S. in management science from Stanford University.
Alfred R. Berkeley III
CHAIRMAN OF PRINCETON CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC.
Alfred R. Berkeley, III has served as a member of our Board since December 2003 and as a member of our Compensation Committee since January 2004. Mr. Berkeley also served as a member and as chairman of our Audit Committee from January 2004 to February 2012 and as our lead independent director from February 2011 to February 2012. Mr. Berkeley has served as Chairman of Princeton Capital Management, Inc., an investment adviser, since December 2012 and Princeton Capital Management LLC since September 2017. Mr. Berkeley has served as Vice Chairman of Gentag, Inc., a developer of technology for near field communications, since November 2011. Mr. Berkeley served as the Chairman of Pipeline Financial Group, Inc., the parent of Pipeline Trading Systems LLC, a block trading brokerage service, from December 2003 until November 2011. From December 2003 to March 2010, Mr. Berkeley also served as the Chief Executive Officer of Pipeline Financial Group, Inc. He also served as Acting Chairman of the National Infrastructure Advisory Council for the President of the United States from 2001 until December 2011. Mr. Berkeley also served as a trustee of Johns Hopkins University and a member of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, LLC from 1999 until June 2011. He formerly served as Vice Chairman of the Nomination Evaluation Committee for the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, which makes candidate recommendations to the Secretary of Commerce. He was appointed Vice Chairman of the NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc. in July 2000, serving through July 2003, and served as President of NASDAQ from 1996 until 2000. From 1972 to 1996, Mr. Berkeley served in a number of capacities at Alex. Brown & Sons Incorporated, which was acquired by Bankers Trust New York Corporation and later by Deutsche Bank AG. Most recently, he was Managing Director in the corporate finance department where he financed computer software and electronic commerce companies. He joined Alex. Brown & Sons Incorporated as a Research Analyst in 1972 and became a general partner in 1983. From 1985 to 1987, he served as Head of Information Services for the firm. From 1988 to 1990, Mr. Berkeley took a leave of absence from Alex. Brown & Sons Incorporated to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of Rabbit Software Inc., a public telecommunications software company. He served as a captain in the United States Air Force and a major in the United States Air Force Reserve. Mr. Berkeley also served as a director of Kintera, Inc. until May 2008, when it was acquired by Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB). Mr. Berkeley also served on the board of Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF), an insurance services company that provides distribution and administration services and insurance-related products to insurance companies, insurance brokers and agents and other financial services companies in the United States from December 2010 to November 2011. Mr. Berkeley served on the boards of directors of ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACIW) from 2008 until June 2012 and Edgar Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: EDGR), which was sold to RR Donnelley, from November 2010 through August 2012. Mr. Berkeley also serves as a director of several private companies. Mr. Berkeley received his B.A. in English from the University of Virginia and his M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. On October 24, 2011, Mr. Berkeley entered into a consent decree with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to his role at Pipeline Trading Systems, LLC.
FORMERLY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, ASCENTIAL SOFTWARE CORPORATION
Peter Gyenes has served as a member or our Board since January 2010, as chairman of our Compensation Committee since February 2010, as a member of our Audit Committee since February 2010, and as a member of our Nominating and Governance Committee since February 2010. Mr. Gyenes has served as the non-executive Chairman of the board of directors of Sophos Group plc (LSE: SOPH), a global security software company, since March 2006, lead independent director from September 2012 to July 2015, and again as Chairman since July 2015. Mr. Gyenes served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ascential Software Corporation, a market leader in data integration software, and its predecessor companies VMark Software, Ardent Software and Informix from 1996 until it was acquired by International Business Machines Corporation in 2005. Mr. Gyenes served on the board of directors of Netezza Corporation from 2008 until it was acquired by International Business Machines Corporation in 2010. Mr. Gyenes also served on the board of Lawson Software, Inc. from 2006 until it was acquired by Infor in July 2011, served on the board of EnerNoc (NASDAQ: ENOC) from 2013 until 2015, served on the board of Cimpress NV (NASDAQ: CMPR) from 2009 until 2015, and served on the board of IntraLinks Holdings, Inc. from 2008 to January 2017. He currently serves on the boards of directors of Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), a leader in cloud software for customer engagement and operational excellence, and Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a leading provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small and medium sized businesses, and serves as trustee emeritus of the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council. Mr. Gyenes received his B.A. in mathematics and his M.B.A. in marketing from Columbia University.
Scott S. Ingraham
PRINCIPAL, ZUMA CAPITAL
Scott S. Ingraham has served as a member of our Board since February 2012 and as a member of our Audit Committee and our Nominating and Governance Committee since February 2012. Mr. Ingraham is presently the co-founder and Principal of Zuma Capital, Inc., a private investment firm. He co-founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Rent.com, an Internet residential real estate listing site, from 1999 until its acquisition by eBay in February 2005. Prior to founding Rent.com, Mr. Ingraham was the CEO, president and co-founder of Oasis Residential, a NYSE-traded apartment REIT which merged into Camden Property Trust in 1998. Mr. Ingraham is on the Board of Trust Managers of Camden Property Trust (NYSE: CPT), a real estate investment trust focused on the development and ownership of apartment properties. Camden Property Trust is one our larger customers. Mr. Ingraham also serves as a director of Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE: KRC), a publicly held real estate investment trust focused on the development and ownership of office and industrial properties. Mr. Ingraham graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.B.A. in Finance.
Charles F. Kane
ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, MIT'S SLOAN GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
Charles F. Kane has served as a member of our Board, as a member of our Compensation Committee and as a member of our Nominating and Governance Committee since June 2012. Mr. Kane has served as a member of our Audit Committee since June 2012 and as chairman of our Audit Committee since February 2013. Mr. Kane is an adjunct professor of international finance at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan Graduate Business School of Management. Mr. Kane is also a Director and Strategic Advisor of One Laptop Per Child, a non-profit organization founded at Massachusetts Institute of Technology that provides computing and internet access for students in the developing world, for whom he served as President and Chief Operating Officer from 2008 until 2009. Mr. Kane served as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Global BPO Services Corp., a special purpose acquisition corporation, from July 2007 until March 2008, and as Chief Financial Officer of Global BPO from August 2007 until March 2008. Prior to joining Global BPO, he served as Chief Financial Officer of RSA Security Inc., a provider of e-security solutions, from May 2006 until RSA was acquired by EMC Corporation in October 2006. From July 2003 until May 2006, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Aspen Technology, Inc., a provider of supply chain management software and professional services. Mr. Kane is currently a director of Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a leading provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small and medium sized businesses, and Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS), a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. Mr. Kane was previously a director of Applix Inc., Borland Software Corporation, Demandware Inc. and Netezza Corporation. Mr. Kane is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.B.A. in accounting from the University of Notre Dame and an M.B.A. in international finance from Babson College.
Jeffrey T. Leeds
CO-FOUNDER, LEEDS EQUITY PARTNERS
Jeffrey T. Leeds has served as a member of our Board and a member of our Nominating and Governance Committee since December 1999. Mr. Leeds has served as chairman of our Nominating and Governance committee since February 2012. Mr. Leeds is President and Co-Founder of Leeds Equity Partners. Leeds Equity Partners, based in New York, is the oldest and largest private equity firm in the United States focused exclusively on investments in the Knowledge Industries — education, training, and business and information services. Prior to co-founding Leeds Equity Partners in 1993, Mr. Leeds spent seven years specializing in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance at Lazard Freres & Co. LLC, a subsidiary of Lazard Group LLC. Prior to joining Lazard Freres & Co. LLC, Mr. Leeds served as a law clerk to the Hon. William J. Brennan, Jr. of the Supreme Court of the United States during the 1985 October Term. Mr. Leeds also worked in the corporate department of the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York. Mr. Leeds currently serves on the board of directors of BARBRI, INTO University Partnerships, Knowledge Factor, Medley Management Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLY), Fusion Education Group, Endeavor Schools, LLC and Simplify Compliance Holdings, LLC. Mr. Leeds served on the Board of Education Management Corporation (NASDAQ: EDMC) from June 2006 through July 2015. Mr. Leeds is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a member of the Board of Visitors at The Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at The City College of New York. Mr. Leeds received his B.A. in history summa cum laude from Yale University and his J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School. He was also a Marshall Scholar at the University of Oxford.
Jason A. Wright
PARTNER, APAX PARTNERS LLC
Jason A. Wright has served as a member of our Board since December 2003 and as our lead independent director since February 2012. Mr. Wright has served as a member of our Audit Committee since January 2004 and served as chairman of our Audit Committee from February 2012 until February 2013. Mr. Wright has served as a member of our Compensation Committee since October 2006 and a member of our Nominating and Governance Committee since February 2010. Mr. Wright is a partner in the Tech & Telecom Group at Apax Partners LLC, where he focuses primarily on investments in enterprise software and technology-enabled services. Prior to joining Apax in 2000, Mr. Wright served in a variety of roles at General Electric Capital Corporation, a subsidiary of General Electric Corporation, including the evaluation and execution of investment opportunities for the Technology Ventures Group, and Mr. Wright was also a consultant at Andersen Consulting, now Accenture plc. Mr. Wright currently serves on the board of directors of various private companies. Mr. Wright received his B.A. in economics from Tufts University and his M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.