People: NetApp Inc (NTAP.OQ)
5 Feb 2016
Dr. Gerald D. Held, Ph.D., is an Independent Director of the Company, since December 17, 2009. Since 1999, Mr. Held has been the Chief Executive Officer of Held Consulting, LLC, a strategic consulting firm. From 2006 to 2010, he was the Executive Chairman of Vertica Systems, an analytic database company that was acquired by Hewlett-Packard Company. From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Held was on the board of Business Objects SA. He was also a founding director for Microplace, Inc., a microfinance marketplace that was acquired by eBay, Inc. and Chairman of Bella Pictures, Inc., which was acquired by CPI Corp. Mr. Held currently serves on the board of Informatica Corporation, a public technology company, and also serves as chairman of the board of several private companies, including Tamr Inc., MemSQL Inc., and Software Development Technologies Corp. From 1976 to 1997, Mr. Held served in a variety of executive roles at Tandem Computers, Inc. and Oracle Corporation. Mr. Held has a strong technical background, including an M.S. degree in systems engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and a Ph.D. degree in computer science specializing in relational database technology from University of California, Berkeley.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||79,500|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||123,294|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||125,775|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||328,569|