People: ANSYS Inc (ANSS.OQ)
20 Jan 2017
Mr. Ronald W. Hovsepian is re-designated as Lead Independent Director of the Company, effective as of January 1, 2017. He was Non-executive Chairman of the board, Lead Independent Director of Ansys, Inc. Mr. Hovsepian was appointed president, chief executive officer and director of Intralinks, Inc. in December 2011. Previously, Mr. Hovsepian served as president and chief executive officer of Novell, Inc. from 2005 to 2011. He joined Novell in 2003 as executive vice president and president, worldwide field operations. Prior to his time at Novell, Mr. Hovsepian spent from 2000 to 2003 in venture capital – as a managing director with Internet Capital Group and with Bear Stearns Asset Management. He started his career at IBM and served in a number of executive positions over an approximately 16-year period. Mr. Hovsepian has served as a member of the Board of Directors for ANN Inc. from 1998 to 2015, and also served as the non-executive chairman of the Board of Directors of ANN Inc. from 2005 to 2015. Mr. Hovsepian received a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston College. His extensive experience in the technology and software industries as a chief executive officer, senior manager and venture capital investor positions him to contribute significantly to the Company’s Board of Directors and provide guidance in the areas of sales, marketing and product development.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||57,200|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||441,938|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||499,138|