People: Symantec Corp (SYMC.A)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Daniel Schulman

56 2013 Lead Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Michael Brown

55 2014 Interim President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Thomas Seifert

50 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Stephen Gillett

37 2012 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Scott Taylor

50 2008 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Mark Garfield

43 2014 Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

Amit Mital

2013 Chief Technology Officer

Sheila Jordan

2014 Chief Information Officer

Frank Dangeard

56 2007 Independent Director

Geraldine Laybourne

2008 Independent Director

David Mahoney

59 2003 Independent Director

Robert Miller

72 2012 Independent Director

V. Paul Unruh

65 2005 Independent Director

Helyn Corcos

Vice President - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Daniel Schulman

Mr. Daniel H. Schulman is Lead Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board of Symantec Corp. Mr. Schulman has served as a member of Board since March 2000. Mr. Schulman has served as Group President, Enterprise Group of American Express, a financial products and travel-related services provider, since August 2010. Mr. Schulman was President, Prepaid Group of Sprint Nextel Corporation, a cellular phone service provider, from November 2009 until August 2010, when Sprint Nextel acquired Virgin Mobile USA, a cellular phone service provider. Mr. Schulman served as Chief Executive Officer of Virgin Mobile USA from September 2001 to November 2009, and a member of the board of directors of Virgin Mobile USA from October 2001 to November 2009. From May 2000 until May 2001, Mr. Schulman was President and Chief Executive Officer of priceline.com Incorporated, an online travel company, after serving as President and Chief Operating Officer from July 1999. He is a member of the board of directors of Flextronics International Ltd. and a non-profit company. He received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Middlebury College, and a master’s degree in business administration, majoring in Finance, from New York University.

Michael Brown

Mr. Michael A. Brown is an Interim President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Symantec Corp. Mr. Brown has served as a member of our Board of Directors (the “Board”) since July 2005 following the acquisition of VERITAS Software Corporation. Mr. Brown had served on the VERITAS board of directors since 2003. From 1984 until September 2002, Mr. Brown held various senior management positions at Quantum Corporation, a leader in computer storage products, and most recently as Chief Executive Officer from 1995 to 2002 and Chairman of the Board from 1998 to 2003. Mr. Brown is a member of the board of directors of Quantum Corporation. He has previously served as a director of a variety of public companies, including Digital Impact, Maxtor Corporation and Nektar Therapeutics. Mr. Brown holds a master’s of business administration from Stanford Business School and a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University.

Thomas Seifert

Mr. Thomas J. Seifert has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company, effective March 17, 2014. He has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Brightstar Corporation, a wireless distribution and services company, since December 2012. He was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Advanced Micro Devices, a semiconductor company, from October 2009 to August 2012. From October 2008 to August 2009, Mr. Seifert served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Qimonda AG, a German memory chip manufacturer, and as Chief Operating Officer from June 2004 to October 2008. He also held executive positions at Infineon AG, White Oak Semiconductor, and Altis Semiconductor. Mr. Seifert has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business administration from Friedrich Alexander University and a master’s degree in mathematics and economics from Wayne State University.

Stephen Gillett

Mr. Stephen E. Gillett has been Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Symantec Corp., since December 2012. He served as a member of Board from January 2012 to December 2012. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Gillett was Executive Vice President and President, Best Buy Digital, Global Marketing and Strategy of Best Buy Co., Inc., from March 2012 to December 2012. From May 2008 to March 2012, Mr. Gillett was Executive Vice President, Digital Ventures and Chief Information Officer at Starbucks, Inc. Mr. Gillett served as Chief Information Officer of Corbis Corporation, a digital media company, from May 2006 to May 2008. Prior to his role at Corbis, Mr. Gillett held senior technology positions with various technology companies including Yahoo! Inc., CNET Networks and Sun Microsystems, Inc. He received a bachelor’s degree from University of Oregon and a master’s degree in business administration from San Francisco State University.

Scott Taylor

Mr. Scott C. Taylor is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Symantec Corp., since August 2008. From February 2007 to August 2008, Mr. Taylor served as Vice President, Legal. Prior to joining Symantec, Mr. Taylor held various legal and administrative positions at Phoenix Technologies Ltd., a provider of core systems software, from January 2002 to February 2007, including most recently as Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice President and General Counsel. From May 2000 to September 2001, he was Vice President and General Counsel at Narus, Inc., a venture-backed private company that designs IP network management software. Mr. Taylor is a member of the board of directors of VirnetX. He holds a juris doctorate from George Washington University, and a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University.

Mark Garfield

Mr. Mark Garfield is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of the Company. At Brightstar, Garfield was responsible for implementing SOX level internal controls, launching an enterprise-wide ERP and global shared services project and creating its global internal control and technical accounting teams. He brings extensive expertise in financial reporting, accounting and finance function integration, Sarbanes-Oxley process management and compliance, and financial due diligence for all types of investments and acquisitions. In addition to Brightstar, Garfield previously held senior level positions with Advanced Micro Devices, LoudCloud, and Ernst & Young. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in business economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in California, inactive.

Amit Mital

Mr. Amit Mital is Chief Technology Officer of the company. Mital joins Symantec after 20 years with Microsoft, most recently as the corporate vice president for the company's Startup Business Group, where he was responsible for managing strategic product development along with identifying and executing new innovation opportunities. Mital holds 43 patents and is an innovator in several technologies that align with Symantec's business including machine learning, big data, and high scale web and cloud services. Mital holds a M.S. in Engineering from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.

Sheila Jordan

Ms. Sheila Jordan has been appointed as Chief Information Officer of Symantec Corp., effective February 18, 2014. Jordan joins Symantec after nine years with Cisco, where she was responsible for delivering and integrating key IT services for Cisco's global workforce. She brings extensive expertise in driving enterprise collaboration across multiple channels including various mobile platforms. A frequent speaker about collaboration, mobility, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) issues and women's leadership, Jordan also has held leadership roles at The Walt Disney Company and Martin Marietta. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting from the University of Central Florida and her Master of Business Administration degree from the Florida Institute of Technology. She serves as a director for NextSpace, a provider of innovative physical and virtual infrastructure for entrepreneurs, and sits on the CIO Advisory Board for SnapLogic.

Frank Dangeard

Mr. Frank E. Dangeard is Independent Director of Symantec Corp., since January 2007. He has been the Managing Partner of Harcourt, an advisory and investment firm, since March 2008. Mr. Dangeard was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Thomson S.A., a provider of digital video technologies, solutions and services, from September 2004 to February 2008. From September 2002 to September 2004, he was Deputy CEO of France Telecom, a global telecommunications operator. From 1997 to 2002, Mr. Dangeard was Senior Executive Vice President of Thomson and Vice Chairman in 2000. Prior to joining Thomson, Mr. Dangeard was Managing Director of SG Warburg & Co. Ltd. from 1989 to 1997, and Chairman of SG Warburg France from 1995 to 1997. Prior to that, Mr. Dangeard was a lawyer with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, in New York and London. Mr. Dangeard also serves on the boards of Atari, Moser Baer, SonaeCom SGPS and Telenor. Mr. Dangeard has previously served as a director of a variety of companies, including Thomson S.A. and Electricité de France S.A. He graduated from the École des Hautes Études Commerciales, the Paris Institut d’Études Politiques and from Harvard Law School.

Geraldine Laybourne

Ms. Geraldine B. Laybourne is Independent Director of Symantec Corp., since January 2008. She has been the Chairman of Alloy, Inc., a private media company, since November 2010. She founded Oxygen Media in 1998 and served as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer until November 2007 when the network was acquired by NBC Universal. Prior to starting Oxygen Media, Ms. Laybourne spent 16 years at Nickelodeon. From 1996 to 1998, Ms. Laybourne was President of Disney/ABC Cable Networks where she was responsible for overseeing cable programming for the Walt Disney Company and ABC. Ms. Laybourne also serves on the board of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. and another private company. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in art history from Vassar College and a master of science degree in elementary education from the University of Pennsylvania.

David Mahoney

Mr. David L. Mahoney is Independent Director of Symantec Corp since April 2003. Mr. Mahoney previously served as co-Chief Executive Officer of McKesson HBOC, Inc., a healthcare services company, and as Chief Executive Officer of iMcKesson LLC, also a healthcare services company, from July 1999 to February 2001. Mr. Mahoney is a member of the board of directors of Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated, and several private and non-profit organizations. He has previously served as a director of a variety of companies, including Tercica Incorporated. Mr. Mahoney has a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and a master’s of business administration from Harvard University.

Robert Miller

Mr. Robert S. Miller, Jr., is an Independent Director of Symantec Corp., since September 1994. Mr. Miller served as Chief Executive Officer of Hawker Beechcraft, an aircraft manufacturing company, from February 2012 to February 2013. Mr. Miller served as Executive Chairman of Delphi Corporation, an auto parts supplier from January 2007 until November 2009 and as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from July 2005 until January 2007. From January 2004 to June 2005, Mr. Miller was non-executive Chairman of Federal Mogul Corporation, an auto parts supplier. From September 2001 until December 2003, Mr. Miller was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bethlehem Steel Corporation. Prior to joining Bethlehem Steel, Mr. Miller served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer on an interim basis upon the departure of Federal Mogul’s top executive in September 2000. Hawker Beechcraft filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under the United States Bankruptcy Code (USBC) in May 2012; Delphi Corporation and certain of its subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under the USBC in October 2005; and Federal Mogul Corporation and Bethlehem Steel Corporation and certain of their subsidiaries, filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under the USBC in October 2001. Mr. Miller is currently Chairman of American International Group (AIG), an insurance and financial services organization, and MidOcean Partners, a private equity firm specializing in leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and growth capital investments in middle-market companies. Mr. Miller is a member of the board of directors of Hawker Beechcraft and another private company in addition to AIG and MidOcean Partners. Mr. Miller has previously served as a director of a variety of companies, including Delphi Corporation. Mr. Miller earned a degree in economics from Stanford University, a law degree from Harvard Law School and a master’s of business administration, majoring in finance from Stanford Business School.

V. Paul Unruh

Mr. V. Paul Unruh,CPA, is Independent Director of Symantec Corp since July 2005. Mr. Unruh had served on Veritas’ board of directors since 2003. Mr. Unruh retired as Vice Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc., a global engineering and construction services company, in June 2003. During his 25-year tenure at Bechtel Group, he held a number of management positions including Treasurer, Controller, and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Unruh also served as President of Bechtel Enterprises, the finance, development and ownership arm from 1997 to 2001. He is a member of the board of directors of Move, Inc., Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc., and three private companies. Mr. Unruh is a certified public accountant.

Helyn Corcos

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