People: Catamaran Corp (CTRX.O)

CTRX.O on Nasdaq

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24 Oct 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Mark Thierer

54 2011 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Mike Shapiro

43 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Jeffrey Park

42 2014 Executive Vice President - Operations

John Romza

58 2014 Executive Vice President - Quality and Innovation

Joel Saban

46 2010 Executive Vice President - Pharmacy Operations

Clifford Berman

54 2008 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Steven Cosler

58 2011 Lead Independent Director

Peter Bensen

51 2011 Independent Director

William Davis

46 2007 Independent Director

Steven Epstein

70 2012 Independent Director

Betsy Holden

58 2012 Independent Director

Karen Katen

65 2012 Independent Director

Harry Kraemer

59 2012 Independent Director

Anthony Masso

72 2007 Independent Director

Tony Perkins

IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Mark Thierer

Mr. Mark A. Thierer is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Catamaran Corp. He has been a director since January 2006. Effective March 9, 2011, Mr. Thierer assumed his current role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of the Company. Previously, Mr. Thierer served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from September 2006 through June 2008 and President and CEO of the Company from June 30, 2008 through March 8, 2011. Prior thereto, Mr. Thierer was the President of Physicians Interactive, a former division of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (“Allscripts”) (NASDAQ: MDRX), which provided online clinical education programs, from 2003 to 2006. Prior to Allscripts, Mr. Thierer spent ten years with CaremarkRx, now CVS/Caremark, where he was a corporate officer and key executive in helping to build Caremark into a pharmacy benefits manager and specialty pharmacy company. In his most recent capacity at Caremark, Mr. Thierer served as the Senior Vice President, New Ventures, responsible for developing Caremark’s growth strategy. Prior to that role, Mr. Thierer managed Caremark’s retail network operations, trade relations, specialty pharmacy, marketing, field operations, and corporate account functions. Prior to Caremark, Mr. Thierer spent ten years with IBM, managing sales of healthcare information management solutions. Mr. Thierer holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Minnesota and a M.B.A. in Marketing from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. He also holds the designation of CEBS (Certified Employee Benefits Specialist) from The Wharton School. Mr. Thierer is an active member of numerous industry associations and serves on the Board of Directors of Discover Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: DFS). Mr. Thierer is also an advisor to the Jeffrey Pride Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Research.

Mike Shapiro

Mr. Mike Shapiro is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. Responsible for financial operations and investor relations, Mr. Shapiro is driving shareholder value for the nearly $15 billion company. Joining Catamaran in 2012, Mr. Shapiro previously served as SVP, Finance, directing efforts in the areas of financial planning and reporting, treasury, tax and audit. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Shapiro was Vice President and CFO for Rexnord Corporation, a publicly traded international industrial company. He oversaw all financial operations, focusing on global financial strategy and planning. Mr. Shapiro also previously served as Vice President, Finance and Business Development for the Renal Division of Baxter International Inc., a global medical device and biopharmaceutical manufacturer. His keen knowledge of finance coupled with his business acumen propelled his success within Baxter where he progressed through financial positions of increasing responsibility including Director, Investor Relations, Divisional CFO, VP of Corporate Planning and Analysis and VP, Assistant Treasurer. He began his career as an audit professional with Deloitte & Touche. As an active member of the community, Mr. Shapiro has held many non-profit positions. He most recently served on the Board of Directors for Next Door Foundation, an inner-city education and social service center, working with Milwaukee children and families to help build the educational and life skills they need to succeed. Mr. Shapiro is a Certified Public Accountant. He earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in Finance and Strategy and a BS in Accounting from Miami University (Ohio).

Jeffrey Park

Mr. Jeffrey Park is Executive Vice President - Operations of Catamaran Corp. In this role, Mr. Park oversees all PBM Operations, IT, Product Development, Quality, Innovation and Facilities. He is responsible for driving operational excellence throughout the organization in order to deliver on the company’s client service model, The Catamaran Difference™, a key enabler of sales and client retention goals. Mr. Park was instrumental in the creation of Catamaran, the successful merger of two industry-leading PBMs — SXC Health Solutions and Catalyst Health Solutions. Joining SXC Health Solutions’ Board of Directors in 2003, Mr. Park became the company’s Chief Financial Officer in 2006. As CFO, he led the company through a successful initial public offering on NASDAQ that raised $38 million and expanded its visibility among industry analysts and thought leaders. Between 2006 and 2013, Mr. Park guided the company through several strategic acquisitions, which helped grow revenues from $50 million to $14.8 billion. Prior to joining SXC, Mr. Park was a portfolio manager at venture capital firm Covington Capital, supporting more than $600 million in assets. In this role, Mr. Park sourced and selected high-growth businesses in a wide range of industries including technology, telecommunication services, media and healthcare. During his tenure, Mr. Park completed approximately 40 transactions, supporting dozens of investee companies and representing Covington as a member of their Boards of Directors. Mr. Park’s role at Covington also included representing Covington to the shareholders and mutual fund advisors of the Toronto Stock Exchange listed funds. SXC was an investee company of Covington at the time he joined the company. Mr. Park graduated on the Dean’s honors list from Brock University with a Bachelor of Science in accounting.

John Romza

Mr. John Romza is an Executive Vice President - Quality and Innovation of Catamaran Corp., since January 2014. He was Executive Vice President of Research and Innovation from January 2012 to January 2014 and Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Research and Development from June 2007 to January 2012. Mr. Romza is responsible for driving process improvement, quality and project management as well as overseeing Catamaran’s dedicated Office of Innovation, where he and his team create inventive new products and services. Mr. Romza has over 25 years of overall software development experience and 20 years of experience in developing software products for the pharmacy industry. Mr. Romza joined us as a result of our acquisition of ComCoTec in 2001, where he was Vice President, Research and Development.

Joel Saban

Mr. Joel Saban is an Executive Vice President - Pharmacy Operations of Catamaran Corp., since June 2010. Mr. Saban is responsible for the Company’s retail, mail and specialty operations. Prior to joining the Company in 2010, Mr. Saban was the Senior Vice President of Industry Relations at CVS/Caremark Corporation for 13 years. Prior to CVS/ Caremark, Mr. Saban served as Director of Medical and Scientific Affairs for the Alzheimer’s Association.

Clifford Berman

Mr. Clifford E. Berman is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of Catamaran Corp., since March 2008. Prior to joining the Company, he served as Division Counsel, Legal Regulatory and Compliance for Abbott Laboratories. Mr. Berman joined Abbott Laboratories in 2002. Prior to Abbott Laboratories, Mr. Berman worked for four years at Allscripts, where he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Privacy Officer. Earlier in Mr. Berman’s career he also held a number of positions over an eight-year period with Caremark, Inc., including Vice President, Legal Services.

Steven Cosler

Mr. Steven D. Cosler is Lead Independent Director of Catamaran Corp. He has been a director since August 2007, and was appointed Lead Independent Director on March 9, 2011. Mr. Cosler is currently an Operating Partner at Water Street Healthcare Partners (“Water Street”), a Chicagobased private-equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare industry. Mr. Cosler joined Water Street in 2006 and prior to that was President and Chief Executive Officer of Priority Healthcare Corporation (“Priority”), a publicly held specialty pharmacy and distributor that was acquired by Express Scripts in October 2005. Mr. Cosler was employed by Priority from 1996 to 2005, where he held a number of increasingly senior roles, culminating in his appointment as President and Chief Operating Officer in 2001, and President and CEO in 2002, a position he retained until the acquisition. Before joining Priority, Mr. Cosler held leadership positions at Coresource, Inc., a third party administrator managing healthcare services, and at IBM. From 2004 to 2010, Mr. Cosler served on the board of Claymore Securities, a privately held company. Mr. Cosler currently sits on the board of several privately held healthcare companies including Healthplan Holdings, Access Mediquip, Inc. and New Century Health. He is a graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Management.

Peter Bensen

Mr. Peter J. Bensen is an Independent Director of Catamaran Corp., since December 14, 2011. Mr. Bensen serves as Corporate Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of McDonald’s Corporation (“McDonald’s”) (NYSE: MCD), a franchisor and operator of McDonald’s restaurants in the global restaurant industry, a position he has held since January 2008. Mr. Bensen has been a senior member of the financial team at McDonald’s since 1996, including serving as Corporate Senior Vice President- Controller from April 2007 through December 2007 and Corporate Vice President-Assistant Controller from February 2002 through March 2007. Prior to joining McDonald’s, Mr. Bensen was a senior manager at Ernst & Young. Mr. Bensen is a member of the Board of Trustees for the John G. Shedd Aquarium. He is a graduate of St. Joseph’s College with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

William Davis

Mr. William J. Davis is an Independent Director for Catamaran Corp., since January 2007. Mr. Davis is the Chief Financial Officer, or CFO, of Blackboard Inc. (“Blackboard”), a provider of enterprise software applications and related services to the education industry based in Washington, D.C., a position he has held since May 2012. In this role, Mr. Davis is responsible for all financial operations of Blackboard. Prior to joining Blackboard, Mr. Davis was CFO of Allscripts, the Chicago-based healthcare information technology provider, from October 2002 until May 2012. Prior to joining Allscripts, Mr. Davis was the CFO of Lante Corporation, a technology consulting firm. From 1991 through 1999, Mr. Davis was a member of the Technology Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Mr. Davis earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati and a M.B.A. from Northwestern University.

Steven Epstein

Mr. Steven B. Epstein is an Independent Director of Catamaran Corp., since August 2012. Mr. Epstein is a founding member of the law firm Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., one of the first law firms to specialize in health care law when established in 1973, and which has since grown to approximately 275 lawyers in 11 cities. Mr. Epstein currently serves as the senior partner in the firm’s Washington D.C. office. In 1972, prior to founding Epstein Becker & Green P.C., Mr. Epstein was a legal consultant to the U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare. Mr. Epstein previously sat on the boards of Health Management Associates Inc. (NYSE: HMA) (from August 2013 until January 2014), Team Health (NYSE: TMH) (from 2011 to 2013), and Emergency Medical Services Corporation (now, Envision Healthcare, NYSE: EVHC) (from 2005 until 2011). He currently serves on the Boards of Directors and Boards of Advisors of numerous health care and venture capital companies and educational institutions, including Discovery Holdings Ltd., a publicly held company in Johannesburg, South Africa. Mr. Epstein, a graduate of the Columbia Law School, currently serves as chairman of the Columbia Law School Board of Visitors.

Betsy Holden

Ms. Betsy D. Holden is an Independent Director of Catamaran Corp., since December 10, 2012. Ms. Holden is a senior advisor to McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, a position she has held since April 2007. Ms. Holden served as President, Global Marketing and Category Development of Kraft Foods Inc., a food business unit of Altria Group, Inc., from January 2004 through June 2005, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Kraft Foods Inc. from March 2001 until December 2003, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Kraft Foods North America from May 2000 until December 2003. Ms. Holden began her career at General Foods in 1982. She currently serves as a director of the Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and Diageo plc (NYSE: DEO) and is on the Dean’s Advisory Board of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and the Board of Visitors for Duke University’s Trinity College. Ms. Holden earned a Bachelor’s degree in education from Duke University and master’s degrees in education and business administration from Northwestern University.

Karen Katen

Ms. Karen L. Katen is an Independent Director of Catamaran Corp., since December 10, 2012. Ms. Katen is a senior advisor to Essex Woodlands, a healthcare growth equity and venture capital firm. She joined Essex Woodlands in October 2007. Ms. Katen retired in March 2007 as Vice Chairman of Pfizer Inc., a research-based, global pharmaceutical company. Ms. Katen joined Pfizer in 1974 and held a series of management positions with increasing responsibility, including serving as President of Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals and Executive Vice President of Pfizer from 2001 to 2005 and President of Pfizer Human Health, the company’s principal operating group, from 2005 to 2007. She has also served as Chairman of the Pfizer Foundation, a charitable foundation affiliated with Pfizer. She currently serves as a director of Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Air Liquide, a publicly held company based in Paris, France. Ms. Katen has served with several healthcare-related organizations, including as a member of the Global Advisory Board of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Treasurer of PhRMA, an industry association representing research-based pharmaceutical companies in the U.S., a board member of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, a member of the Healthcare Leadership Council, a Chairman of the RAND Corporation’s Health Board of Advisors and a Chairman of Armgo Pharma Inc. She is also on the Board of Trustees of the Economic Club of New York and the University of Chicago and is a council member of the Booth Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago. Ms. Katen earned a B.A and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.

Harry Kraemer

Mr. Harry M. Kraemer is an Independent Director of Catamaran Corp., since July 9, 2012. He was appointed to the Board by the Company pursuant to the merger agreement with Catalyst. Mr. Kraemer has been an executive partner of Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC, a private equity investment firm based in Chicago, since January 2005. Mr. Kraemer is also a clinical professor of management and strategy at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Prior to joining Madison Dearborn Partners in 2005, Mr. Kraemer was the Chairman and CEO of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX), a global healthcare company. He joined Baxter in 1982 and became the chief executive officer in January 1999, assuming the additional responsibility of chairman of Baxter’s board of directors in January 2000. Before joining Baxter, Mr. Kraemer worked for Bank of America in corporate banking and for Northwest Industries in planning and business development. Mr. Kraemer is active in business, education and civic affairs. Mr. Kraemer currently serves on the board of directors of Leidos, Inc. (NYSE: LDOS, formerly Science Applications International Corporation), Sirona Dental Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRO) and VWR International; on the board of trustees of Northwestern University and Lawrence University; on the Dean’s Advisory Boards of the Kellogg School of Management and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and on the Conference Board of the Board of Trustees of the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Mr. Kramer received an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Anthony Masso

Mr. Anthony R. Masso is an Independent Director for Catamaran Corp., since September 2007. He has 35 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Mr. Masso retired as the President and CEO of Consortium Health Plans, Inc. (“Consortium”), a national coalition of 19 Blue Cross Blue Shield plans that is focused on building market share. He currently serves as Executive Advisor to Water Street. Prior to Consortium, Mr. Masso was President of StrongCastle LLC, a private consulting company that specializes in the implementation of strategic business plans for corporate clients from 2000 to 2003. Mr. Masso was also previously President of Litho Group, Inc., and Executive Vice President of Integrated Health Services, Inc from 1994 to 2000. Mr. Masso spent four years as Senior Vice President of the Health Insurance Association of America, where he planned and implemented a transformation of indemnity insurers into managed care networks. As Senior Vice President of Aetna Health Plans, Mr. Masso was responsible for the East Coast operations for all HMO and POS health plans.

Tony Perkins

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Mark Thierer

12,057,100

Mike Shapiro

--

Jeffrey Park

4,931,790

John Romza

1,305,470

Joel Saban

2,555,750

Clifford Berman

1,110,380

Steven Cosler

--

Peter Bensen

--

William Davis

--

Steven Epstein

--

Betsy Holden

--

Karen Katen

--

Harry Kraemer

--

Anthony Masso

--

Tony Perkins

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

Mark Thierer

442,302 10,751,701

Mike Shapiro

0 0

Jeffrey Park

223,500 4,845,003

John Romza

228,336 5,981,397

Joel Saban

0 0

Clifford Berman

12,500 584,000

Steven Cosler

0 0

Peter Bensen

0 0

William Davis

0 0

Steven Epstein

0 0

Betsy Holden

0 0

Karen Katen

0 0

Harry Kraemer

0 0

Anthony Masso

0 0

Tony Perkins

0 0
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