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11 Jul 2014
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Nelms, David 

Brief Biography

Mr. David W. Nelms is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Discover Financial Services. Mr. Nelms has served as the company's chief executive officer since 2004 and was president and chief operating officer from 1998 to 2004. Mr. Nelms was also our Chairman from 2004 until the June 2007 spin-off from Morgan Stanley, our former parent company. In January 2014, Mr. Nelms was elected to the board of directors of CDW Corporation, a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare. Prior to joining Discover, Mr. Nelms worked at MBNA America Bank from 1991 to 1998, most recently as a vice chairman. From 1990 to 1991, Mr. Nelms was a senior product manager for Progressive Insurance. From 1986 to 1990, Mr. Nelms was a management consultant with Bain & Company.

Basic Compensation

Total Annual Compensation, USD Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD All Other, USD Fiscal Year Total, USD
1,000,000 -- 1,967,850 21,171,800

Options Compensation

  Quantity Market Value
Exercisable -- --
Unexercisable -- --
Exercised 237,880 3,902,910.00
Name Fiscal Year Total

David Nelms


Roger Hochschild


R. Mark Graf


R. Douglas Rose


Kathryn Corley


Carlos Minetti

As Of 30 Dec 2013
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