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Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc (CCO)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert Pittman

62 2015 Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Richard Bressler

58 2013 Chief Financial Officer

Christopher Eccleshare

60 2015 Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of International Division

Scott Wells

47 2015 Chief Executive Officer, Americas Division

Robert Walls

55 2010 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Steven Macri

47 2014 Senior Vice President - Finance

Scott Hamilton

46 2010 Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Assistant Secretary

Wade Rifkin

2016 Senior Vice President - Programmatic

Blair Hendrix

51 2008 Director

Daniel Jones

41 2008 Director

Vicente Piedrahita

34 2014 Director

Olivia Sabine

37 2015 Director

Douglas Jacobs

68 2014 Independent Director

Thomas Shepherd

86 2011 Independent Director

Christopher Temple

48 2011 Independent Director

Dale Tremblay

57 2014 Presiding Independent Director

Effie Epstein

Vice President of Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Robert Pittman

Mr. Robert W. Pittman is Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He was appointed as our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer on March 2, 2015. He was appointed Executive Chairman and a director of ours and as Chief Executive Officer and a director of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications on October 2, 2011. He was appointed as Chairman of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications on May 17, 2013. He also was appointed as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of managers of iHeartMedia Capital I, LLC, a subsidiary of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications, on April 26, 2013. Prior to October 2, 2011, Mr. Pittman served as Chairman of Media and Entertainment Platforms for iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications since November 2010. He has been a member of, and an investor in, Pilot Group, a private equity investment company, since April 2003. Mr. Pittman was formerly Chief Operating Officer of AOL Time Warner, Inc. from May 2002 to July 2002. He also served as Co-Chief Operating Officer of AOL Time Warner, Inc. from January 2001 to May 2002, and earlier, as President and Chief Operating Officer of America Online, Inc. from February 1998 to January 2001. Mr. Pittman serves on the boards of numerous charitable organizations, including the Alliance for Lupus Research, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation and the Robin Hood Foundation, where he has served as past Chairman. Mr. Pittman was selected to serve as a member of our Board because of his service as Chief Executive Officer of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications, as well as his extensive media experience gained through the course of his career.

Richard Bressler

Mr. Richard J. Bressler is Chief Financial Officer of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. Mr. Bressler was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer and President of iHeartMedia, the Company, iHeartCommunications and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. on July 29, 2013 and as Chief Operating Officer of iHeartMedia, the Company and iHeartCommunications on February 18, 2015. Prior thereto, Mr. Bressler was a Managing Director at THL. Prior to joining THL, Mr. Bressler was the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Viacom, Inc. from 2001 through 2005. He also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Time Warner Digital Media and, from 1995 to 1999, was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Time Warner Inc. Prior to joining Time Inc. in 1988, Mr. Bressler was a partner with the accounting firm of Ernst & Young LLP since 1979. Mr. Bressler also currently is a director of iHeartMedia, iHeartCommunications and Gartner, Inc., a member of the board of managers of iHeartMedia Capital I, LLC and a board observer at Univision Communications Inc. Mr. Bressler previously served as a member of the board of directors of American Media Operations, Inc., Nielsen Holdings B.V. and Warner Music Group Corp. and as a member of the J.P. Morgan Chase National Advisory Board. Mr. Bressler holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Adelphi University.

Christopher Eccleshare

Mr. Christopher William Eccleshare is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of International Division of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. Prior to such time, he served as Chief Executive Officer – Outdoor of iHeartMedia, iHeartCommuncations and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. since January 24, 2012 and as Chief Executive Officer—Outdoor of the Company on April 26, 2013. Prior to January 24, 2012, he served as Chief Executive Officer—Clear Channel Outdoor—International of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications since February 17, 2011 and as Chief Executive Officer—International of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. since September 1, 2009. Previously, he was Chairman and CEO of BBDO EMEA from 2005 to 2009. Prior thereto, he was Chairman and CEO of Young & Rubicam EMEA since 2002.

Scott Wells

Mr. Scott R. Wells is Chief Executive Officer, Americas Division of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. Previously, Mr. Wells served as an Operating Partner at Bain Capital since January 2011 and prior to that served as an Executive Vice President at Bain Capital since 2007. Mr. Wells also was one of the leaders of the firm’s operationally focused Portfolio Group. Prior to joining Bain Capital, he held several executive roles at Dell, Inc. (“Dell”) from 2004 to 2007, most recently as Vice President of Public Marketing and On-Line in the Americas. Prior to joining Dell, Mr. Wells was a Partner at Bain & Company, where he focused primarily on technology and consumer-oriented companies. Mr. Wells was a member of our Board from August 2008 until March 2015. He currently serves as a director of CRC Health Corporation. He has an M.B.A., with distinction, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. from Virginia Tech.

Robert Walls

Mr. Robert H. Walls, Jr., is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc., CC Media Holdings and Clear Channel Communications since January 1, 2010. Mr. Walls was appointed the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of iHeartMedia, iHeartCommunications and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. on January 1, 2010 and was appointed as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company on April 26, 2013. On March 31, 2011, Mr. Walls was appointed to serve in the newly-created Office of the Chief Executive Officer for us, iHeartCommunications and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., in addition to his existing offices. Mr. Walls served in the Office of the Chief Executive Officer for us and iHeartCommunications until October 2, 2011, and served in the Office of the Chief Executive Officer for Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. until January 24, 2012. Mr. Walls was a founding partner of Post Oak Energy Capital, LP and served as Managing Director through December 31, 2009 and as an advisor to Post Oak Energy Capital, LP through December 31, 2013.

Steven Macri

Mr. Steven J. Macri serves as the Senior Vice President-Finance of iHeartMedia, iHeartMedia Capital I, LLC, iHeartCommunications and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. on September 9, 2014. Prior thereto, Mr. Macri served as the Chief Financial Officer of iHeartMedia’s iHeartMedia division from October 7, 2013 to September 2014. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Macri served as Chief Financial Officer for LogicSource Inc., from March 2012 to September 2013. Prior to joining LogicSource, Mr. Macri was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Warner Music Group Corp. from September 2008 to December 2011 and prior thereto served as Controller and Senior Vice President-Finance from February 2005 to August 2008.

Scott Hamilton

Mr. Scott D. Hamilton is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Assistant Secretary of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. Mr. Hamilton was appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Assistant Secretary of iHeartMedia, iHeartCommunications and Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. on April 26, 2010 and was appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Assistant Secretary of the Company on April 26, 2013. Prior to April 26, 2010, Mr. Hamilton served as Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of Avaya Inc. (“Avaya”), a multinational telecommunications company, from October 2008 to April 2010. Prior thereto, Mr. Hamilton served in various accounting and finance positions at Avaya, beginning in October 2004. Prior thereto, Mr. Hamilton was employed by PricewaterhouseCoopers from September 1992 until September 2004 in various roles including audit, transaction services and technical accounting consulting.

Wade Rifkin

Mr. Wade Rifkin is Senior Vice President - Programmatic of the company. He was responsible for identifying new opportunities to bring the ShareThis data set to market through business development across the programmatic landscape. Before ShareThis, he was Vice President of Programmatic at DigitasLBi_US where he established their Programmatic practice across the U.S. and North America. Rifkin was also Vice President and Group Media Director for Digitas where he led two digital media teams and directed various American Express-branded initiatives. Previously in his career, Rifkin held positions at Wieden + Kennedy and Moxie Interactive. Rifkin holds BAs in Communications and Psychology from the University of Connecticut.

Blair Hendrix

Mr. Blair E. Hendrix is Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He is a is a Managing Director of Bain Capital and the Head of the firm’s operationally focused Portfolio Group for North America. Mr. Hendrix joined Bain Capital in 2000. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Hendrix was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of DigiTrace Care Services, Inc. (now SleepMed), a national healthcare services company he co-founded. Earlier in his career, Mr. Hendrix was employed by Corporate Decisions, Inc. (now Mercer Management Consulting), a management consulting firm. Mr. Hendrix has been a member of our Board since August 2008. Mr. Hendrix also currently serves as a director of TWCC Holdings Corp. (The Weather Channel), iHeartCommunications and iHeartMedia and as a member of the board of managers of iHeartMedia Capital I, LLC. He previously served as a director of Keystone Automotive Operations, Inc., Innophos Holdings, Inc. and SMTC Corporation. Mr. Hendrix received a B.A. from Brown University, awarded with honors. Mr. Hendrix was selected to serve as a member of our Board because of his operational knowledge gained through his experience with Bain Capital and in management consulting.

Daniel Jones

Mr. Daniel G. Jones is Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He is a Managing Director at THL and is part of the firm’s Strategic Resources Group, which works in collaboration with senior management and THL investment professionals to drive value at portfolio companies. Prior to joining THL in 2007, Mr. Jones was a management consultant at Monitor Group from 2004 to 2007. He also served as account leader at Monitor Clipper Fund. Before Monitor Group, Mr. Jones worked in a variety of corporate finance roles, lastly as Financial Project Manager and Deputy to the Chief Financial Officer at LAN Airlines, one of the leading Latin American passenger and cargo airlines. Mr. Jones has been a member of our Board since August 2008. He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management. Mr. Jones was selected to serve as a member of our Board for his experience in acquisitions and financings gained through his work in private equity at THL and his experience in evaluating strategies, operations and risks gained through his work as a consultant.

Vicente Piedrahita

Mr. Vicente Piedrahita is Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He joined THL in March 2012 and is currently a Principal in the firm’s Strategic Resources Group. Prior to joining THL, Mr. Piedrahita worked at Clear Channel Outdoor as Director of Strategic Projects and Initiatives from August 2010 until March 2012 and Monitor Group, a global strategic advisory firm (“Monitor Group”), as a consultant / case team leader from September 2004 until August 2008. Mr. Piedrahita has been a member of our Board since January 2014. Mr. Piedrahita holds a B.A., cum laude, in Sociology from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Mr. Piedrahita was selected to serve as a member of our Board because of his strategic and operational knowledge gained through his experience working at Clear Channel Outdoor, as well as Monitor Group and THL.

Olivia Sabine

Olivia Sabine is the Director of the company. Ms. Sabine is an Executive Vice President at Bain Capital. Prior to joining Bain Capital in 2006, Ms. Sabine was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Co., where she consulted in the healthcare, media and entertainment and consumer products industries. Ms. Sabine received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Columbia College. In addition to the Clear Channel Outdoor Board, Ms. Sabine also sits on the Board of Trustees at Williamstown Theatre Festival as well as Concord Academy. Ms. Sabine was selected to serve as a member of our Board for her experience in operations gained through her work as a consultant and for her experience in acquisitions and financings gained through her work in private equity at Bain Capital.

Douglas Jacobs

Mr. Douglas L. Jacobs is Independent Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He has been self-employed since 2003. He was the Executive Vice President and Treasurer for FleetBoston Financial Group from 1995 to 2003. His career began at Citibank in 1972, where he ultimately assumed the position of Division Executive for the Investment Banking Group’s MBS Group. Mr. Jacobs has been a member of our Board since May 2010. Mr. Jacobs’ other current directorships include OneMain Holdings, Inc. (and its subsidiary with registered debt securities, Springleaf Finance Corporation), Doral Financial Corporation, Fortress Investment Group LLC and New Residential Investment Corp. His previous directorships include ACA Capital Holdings, Inc., Global Signal Inc. and Hanover Capital Mortgage Holdings, Inc. Mr. Jacobs holds a B.A. from Amherst College and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Jacobs was selected to serve as a member of our Board for his operational, financial and capital markets experience as well as his experience evaluating risks gained through his service as an executive and as a director of several financial institutions.

Thomas Shepherd

Mr. Thomas R. Shepherd is an Independent Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He is Chairman of TSG Equity Partners LLC, a Massachusetts venture capital and private equity investment firm that he co-founded in 1998, and also is a director of various privately-held companies. From 1986 through 1998, Mr. Shepherd served as a managing director of THL. Prior to joining THL, he previously served as President of GTE Lighting Products Group (GTE Sylvania) from 1983 through 1986, and was President of North American Philips Commercial Electronics Corporation from 1981 until 1983. Mr. Shepherd has been a member of our Board since May 2011. Mr. Shepherd previously served as a director of Andover.net, Inc., General Nutrition Centers, Inc., Signature Brands, Inc., Spectrum Brands, Inc. and Vermont Teddy Bear Co. Mr. Shepherd received a Master of Industrial and Labor Relations degree from Cornell University, a B.A. in Economics from Washington & Lee University and completed the executive program at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth University. Mr. Shepherd was selected to serve as a member of our Board because of his corporate and financial experience, including senior leadership roles in operations, management and private equity, as well as his service on multiple boards of directors.

Christopher Temple

Mr. Christopher M. Temple is an Independent Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He is President of DelTex Capital LLC, a financial advisory and consulting firm. Mr. Temple serves as an Operating Partner for Tailwind Capital, a middle market private equity firm. Mr. Temple serves as the Chairman of Brawler Industries Holdco, LLC, a Midland, Texas based distributor of engineered plastics used in the energy, construction, and agriculture markets. Mr. Temple served as the President of Vulcan Capital (“Vulcan”), the private investment group of Vulcan Inc. from May 2009 until December 2009, and as Vice President of Vulcan from September 2008 to May 2009. Prior to joining Vulcan in September 2008, Mr. Temple served as a managing director at Tailwind Capital LLC (“Tailwind”) from May 2008 to August 2008. Prior to joining Tailwind, Mr. Temple was a managing director at Friend Skoler & Co., Inc. from May 2005 to May 2008. From April 1996 to December 2004, Mr. Temple was a managing director at Thayer Capital Partners. Mr. Temple has been a member of our Board since May 2011. Mr. Temple also currently serves as a director of Plains All American Pipeline GP, LLC and NHME Holdings, Inc. and previously served on the board of directors of Charter Communications, Inc. Mr. Temple holds a B.B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from Harvard University, and previously was a licensed CPA serving clients in the energy sector with KPMG in Houston, Texas. Mr. Temple was selected to serve as a member of our Board because of his financial and accounting knowledge, as well as his strategic experience gained through his private equity work and service on multiple boards of directors.

Dale Tremblay

Mr. Dale W. Tremblay is Presiding Independent Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. He has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of C.H. Guenther & Son, Inc., a food marketing and manufacturing company (“C.H. Guenther”), since July 2001. Prior to joining C.H. Guenther, Mr. Tremblay was an officer at the Quaker Oats Company, where he was responsible for all Worldwide Foodservice Businesses. Mr. Tremblay has been a member of our Board since November 2005. He also currently serves on the boards of directors of C.H. Guenther, Texas Capital Bank and NatureSweet Ltd. Mr. Tremblay has a B.A. in Finance from Michigan State University, and serves on the Advisory Board for the Michigan State University Financial Analysis Lab and the Business and Community Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Mr. Tremblay was selected to serve as a member of our Board based on his operational and managerial expertise gained through building and managing a large privately-held company and his international business experience.

Effie Epstein