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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Keith Block

54 2016 President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Operating Officer

Marc Benioff

51 2001 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

G Harris

49 2013 Co-Founder

Mark Hawkins

56 2014 Chief Financial Officer

Alexandre Dayon

48 2014 President - Products

Maria Martinez

58 2013 President - Sales and Customer Success

Amy Weaver

48 2015 Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Cynthia Robbins

43 2015 Executive Vice President - Global Employee Success

Joe Allanson

52 2014 Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller

Burke Norton

49 2013 Chief Legal Officer

Sanford Robertson

84 2007 Lead Independent Director

Neelie Kroes

74 2016 Director

Colin Powell

79 2014 Director

Craig Conway

61 2005 Independent Director

Alan Hassenfeld

67 2003 Independent Director

John Roos

61 2013 Independent Director

Lawrence Tomlinson

75 2003 Independent Director

Robin Washington

53 2013 Independent Director

Maynard Webb

60 2006 Independent Director

Susan Wojcicki

47 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Keith Block

Mr. Keith G. Block is President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Block joined Salesforce in 2013 as vice chairman, president and a member of the company's board of directors. Prior to joining Salesforce, Block served as Oracle's executive vice president of North America Sales and Consulting, leading a multi-billion dollar sales and services business unit that achieved record revenue and margin during his tenure. He began his career at Booz Allen Hamilton as a senior consultant. Block currently serves on the Board of Trustees for Carnegie-Mellon University , the Advisory Board at Carnegie-Mellon University Heinz Graduate School and the Board of Trustees at the Concord Museum. He is actively involved with Boston Partners in Education, a nonprofit focused on enhancing the academic achievement and personal growth of Boston's public school students. He holds a Master's of Science degree in Management & Policy Analysis and a Bachelor's of Science degree in Information Systems Management from Carnegie-Mellon University.

Marc Benioff

Mr. Marc R. Benioff is Chairman of the Board, Director, Chief Executive Officer of Salesforce.com Inc. He co-founded Salesforce in February 1999 and has served as our Chairman of the Board of Directors since inception. He has served as our Chief Executive Officer since 2001. From 1986 to 1999, Mr. Benioff was employed at Oracle Corporation, where he held a number of positions in sales, marketing and product development, lastly as a Senior Vice President. Mr. Benioff also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Salesforce.com Foundation, and as a member of the board of trustees of the World Economic Forum. In the past five years, Mr. Benioff served as a member of the Board of Directors of Cisco Systems, Inc. Mr. Benioff received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, where he is also on the Board of Trustees.

G Harris

Mr. G Parker Harris, III, is Co-Founder of Salesforce.com Inc. He is co-founded Salesforce in February 1999 and has served in senior technical positions since inception. From December 2004 to February 2013, Mr. Harris served as Executive Vice President, Technology. Prior to Saleforce, Mr. Harris was a Vice President at Left Coast Software, a Java consulting firm he co-founded, from October 1996 to February 1999. Mr. Harris received a B.A. from Middlebury College.

Mark Hawkins

Mr. Mark J. Hawkins has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective August 1, 2014. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and principal financial officer for Autodesk, Inc., a design software and services company, from April 2009 to July 2014. From April 2006 to April 2009, Mr. Hawkins served as Senior Vice President, Finance and Information Technology, and Chief Financial Officer of Logitech International S.A. Previously, Mr. Hawkins held various finance and business-management roles with Dell Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Company. Mr. Hawkins served on the Board of Directors of BMC Software, Inc. from May 2010 through September 2013, at which time BMC was taken private. Mr. Hawkins holds a B.A. in Operations Management from Michigan State University and an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Colorado. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Alexandre Dayon

Mr. Alexandre Dayon is President - Products of the company, since March 2014. Prior to that, he was President, Applications and Platform from December 2012 to March 2014, Executive Vice President, Applications from September 2011 to December 2012, Executive Vice President, Product Management from February 2010 to December 2012, and Senior Vice President, Product Management from September 2008 to January 2010. Mr. Dayon joined Salesforce through the acquisition of InStranet, a leading knowledge-base company, where he was a founder and served as CEO. Prior to InStranet, Mr. Dayon was a founding member of Business Objects SA where he led the product group for more than 10 years. Mr. Dayon, who holds several patents, is focused on creating business value out of technology disruption. Mr. Dayon holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Ecole Supérieure d'Electricité (SUPELEC) in France.

Maria Martinez

Ms. Maria Martinez is President - Sales and Customer Success of Salesforce.com Inc. Prior to that, Ms. Martinez served as our Executive Vice President, Chief Growth Officer from February 2012 to February 2013 and our Executive Vice President, Customers for Life from February 2010 to February 2012. Prior to Salesforce, Ms. Martinez was at Microsoft Corporation and served as its Corporate Vice President of Worldwide Services. In addition to Microsoft, she was president and CEO of Embrace Networks, and also held senior leadership roles at Motorola, Inc. and AT&T Inc. / Bell Laboratories. Ms. Martinez received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico and an M.S. in Computer Engineering from Ohio State University.

Amy Weaver

Ms. Amy Weaver has served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of the company, since July 2015. She served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel from October 2013 to July 2015. From December 2010 to June 2013, Ms. Weaver served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Univar Inc. Previously, Ms. Weaver was Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Expedia, Inc. and before that she practiced law at two global law firms. Ms. Weaver holds a B.A. in Political Science from Wellesley College and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Cynthia Robbins

Ms. Cynthia G. Robbins has served as Executive Vice President, Global Employee Success of the company, since July 2015. She served as Senior Vice President, Global Employee Success from October 2014 to June 2015 and Vice President, Global Employee Success from November 2013 to September 2014. Prior to that, Ms. Robbins held various other positions in Executive Recruiting, Sales and Marketing at the Company since 2006. Ms. Robbins holds a B.S. in Political Science from Santa Clara University.

Joe Allanson

Mr. Joe Allanson is Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller of the company, since February 2014. He is Senior Vice President, Chief Accountant and Corporate Controller since July 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Allanson served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller since July 2007, and served in various other management positions in finance since joining Salesforce in 2003. Prior to Salesforce, Mr. Allanson spent four years at Autodesk, Inc. and three years at Chiron Corporation in key corporate finance positions. Previously, he worked at Arthur Andersen LLP for 11 years in its Audit and Business Advisory Services group. Mr. Allanson graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.S. in Accounting.

Burke Norton

Mr. Burke F. Norton is Chief Legal Officer of Salesforce.com Inc. Prior to Salesforce, Mr. Norton was Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary and a member of the office of the chairman at Expedia, Inc. from October 2006 to October 2011. Previously, Mr. Norton was a partner at the law firm of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati P.C., where he practiced corporate and securities law, representing clients in the enterprise software, telecommunications, semiconductor, life sciences, entertainment and ecommerce industries. Mr. Norton holds a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.

Sanford Robertson

Mr. Sanford R. Robertson is Lead Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc. He is a principal of Francisco Partners, a technology buyout fund. Prior to founding Francisco Partners in 2000, Mr. Robertson was the founder and chairman of Robertson, Stephens & Company, a technology investment bank. Mr. Robertson has been an active technology investor and advisor to several technology companies. Mr. Robertson was also the founder of Robertson, Colman, Siebel & Weisel, later renamed Montgomery Securities, another prominent technology investment bank. Mr. Robertson currently serves as a director of Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and RPX Corporation, and in the past five years, served as a director of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Mr. Robertson received a B.B.A. and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.

Neelie Kroes

Ms. Neelie Kroes has been appointed as Director of the Company., effective 1 May 2016. She is former Vice President of the European Commission, European Commissioner for Competition, and European Commissioner for Digital Agenda. Kroes is currently Special Envoy for StartupDelta, a public/private partnership to establish a thriving ecosystem of startup companies in the Netherlands. Prior to spearheading StartupDelta, Kroes spent ten years as a European Commissioner, first as European Commissioner for Competition and later as Commissioner for Digital Agenda, and served as Vice President of the European Commission. Prior to her appointment to the European Commission, Kroes was a Dutch politician and served in the Dutch House of Representatives, and after that served as the State Secretary for Transport, Public Works and Water Management, followed by three terms in the Dutch government, one term as State Secretary and two terms as a Cabinet Minister for Transport, Public Works and Water Management. Kroes has served on the Boards of AB Volvo, Ballast Nedam, McDonald’s Netherlands, Lucent Netherlands, P&O Nedlloyd and Nederlandse Spoorwegen and was chairperson of Nyenrode University. Kroes is also a member of the financial committee of the Rijksmuseum. Ms. Kroes received her Masters of Science in Economics from Erasmus University.

Colin Powell

Gen. Colin Powell is Director of Salesforce.com Inc. General Powell is a retired four star general and served for 35 years in the United States Army. He has served as U.S. National Security Advisor, Commander of the U.S. Army Forces Command, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and was the 65th Secretary of State of the United States. General Powell is a member of the Board of Directors of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Chair of the Board of Visitors of the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at the City College of New York and the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the America’s Promise Alliance. Since 2005, General Powell has served as a strategic limited partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a venture capital firm. General Powell received a B.S. from the City College of New York and an M.B.A. from the George Washington University.

Craig Conway

Mr. Craig A. Conway is Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc. From 1999 to 2004, Mr. Conway served as President and Chief Executive Officer of PeopleSoft, Inc., an enterprise application software company. Mr. Conway also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of One Touch Systems from 1996 to 1999 and TGV Software from 1993 to 1996. Prior to that, Mr. Conway held executive management positions at a variety of leading technology companies including Executive Vice President at Oracle Corporation. Mr. Conway currently serves as a director and chairman of Guidewire Software, Inc. During the past five years, Mr. Conway also served as a director of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. and Pegasystems Inc. Mr. Conway received a B.S. in computer science and mathematics from the State University of New York at Brockport.

Alan Hassenfeld

Mr. Alan G. Hassenfeld is Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc. Mr. Hassenfeld has been a Director of Hasbro, Inc., a provider of children’s and family entertainment products, since 1978. He served as its Chairman from 1989 to 2008, and also served as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from 1989 to 2003. Mr. Hassenfeld is a trustee of the Hasbro Charitable Trust and Hasbro Children’s Foundation. During the past five years, Mr. Hassenfeld also served as a director of Global Cornerstone Holdings Limited. He also serves as a director of The Salesforce.com Foundation and other not-for-profit organizations. Mr. Hassenfeld received a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.

John Roos

Amb. John V. Roos has been appointed as Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc., with effect from September 10, 2013. From 2009 to 2013, he served as the U.S. Ambassador to Japan. Ambassador Roos currently serves as CEO of The Roos Group, a strategic consulting firm facilitating relationships between U.S. and Japan businesses. Since April 2014 he also has served as Senior Advisor to Centerview Partners, an international investment banking advisory firm, and since October 2013 he has served on the global advisory board of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, a Japanese banking and financial network. Ambassador Roos also serves on the Board of Sony Corporation since June 2014. From 1985 to 2009, Ambassador Roos practiced corporate and securities law at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C., where he most recently served as Chief Executive Officer. Ambassador Roos received an A.B. in Political Science and a J.D. from Stanford University.

Lawrence Tomlinson

Mr. Lawrence J. Tomlinson is Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc. Mr. Tomlinson served as Treasurer of the Hewlett-Packard Company, a global provider of technology products, from 1993 to 2003, as well as a Senior Vice President from 2002 to 2003, and a Vice President from 1996 to 2002. During the past five years, Mr. Tomlinson has served as a director of Coherent, Inc. Mr. Tomlinson received a B.S. from Rutgers University and an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University.

Robin Washington

Ms. Robin L. Washington has been appointed as Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc., with effect from September 10, 2013. Ms. Washington has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Gilead Sciences, Inc., a research-based biopharmaceutical company, since February 2014. She joined Gilead as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2008. From 2006 to 2007, Ms. Washington served as Chief Financial Officer of Hyperion Solutions, an enterprise software company that was acquired by Oracle Corporation in 2007. Prior to Hyperion, Ms. Washington served in a number of executive positions with PeopleSoft, a provider of enterprise application software, most recently as Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. Ms. Washington currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Honeywell International, Inc. and the Board of Visitors of Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University. During the past five years, Ms. Washington has also served as a director of MIPS Technology, Inc. Ms. Washington is a certified public accountant and received a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University.

Maynard Webb

Mr. Maynard G. Webb Jr., is Independent Director of Salesforce.com Inc. Mr. Webb is the founder of Webb Investment Network, an early stage venture capital firm he started in 2010. From 2006 to 2011, Mr. Webb served as Chief Executive Officer of LiveOps, Inc., a provider of on-demand call center solutions. From 2002 to 2006, Mr. Webb served as Chief Operating Officer of eBay Inc., an online global marketplace. From 1999 to 2002, Mr. Webb served as President of eBay Technologies. Prior to that Mr. Webb served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Gateway, Inc., a computer manufacturer, and Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Bay Networks, Inc., a manufacturer of computer networking products. Mr. Webb currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Yahoo! Inc. and as a director of Visa Inc. Mr. Webb received a B.A.A. from Florida Atlantic University.

Susan Wojcicki

Ms. Susan D. Wojcicki is Independent Director of the Company., effective Dec. 5, 2014. Ms. Wojcicki has served as Chief Executive Officer of YouTube, a digital video platform and subsidiary of Google Inc., since February 2014. She joined Google as its marketing manager in 1999, and after serving in various positions in marketing, from April 2011 to January 2014, Ms. Wojcicki served as Google’s Senior Vice President of Advertising & Commerce. Prior to joining Google, she worked at Intel, and served as a management consultant at both Bain & Company and R.B. Webber & Company. During the past five years, Ms. Wojcicki has also served as a director of HomeAway, Inc. Ms. Wojcicki received an A.B. in History and Literature from Harvard University, an M.S. in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles.

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