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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jerre Stead

74 2016 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Lance Uggla

55 2017 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Yergin

70 2016 Vice Chairman

Todd Hyatt

56 2016 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Lisa Westlake

55 2017 Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President

Randy Harvey

63 Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Jane Bomba

54 Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Sari Granat

46 Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Shane Akeroyd

52 2017 Executive Vice President - Global Head of Account Management and Regional Head of Asia Pacific

Jonathan Gear

46 Executive Vice President - Resources and Transportation

Adam Kansler

47 2016 Executive Vice President - Financial Markets

Yaacov Mutnikas

62 Executive Vice President - Financial Market Technologies

Jeffrey Sisson

60 Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff

Michele Trogni

51 Executive Vice President - Consolidated Markets and Solutions

Michael Easton

44 2017 Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

Robert Kelly

62 2012 Lead Non-Executive Independent Director

Dinyar Devitre

69 2012 Independent Director

Ruann Ernst

70 2016 Independent Director

William Ford

55 2010 Independent Director

Balakrishnan Iyer

60 2016 Independent Director

Deborah McWhinney

61 2016 Independent Director

Jean-Paul Montupet

69 2016 Independent Director

Richard Roedel

67 2016 Independent Director

James Rosenthal

63 2013 Independent Director

Eric Boyer

2017 Vice President, Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Jerre Stead

Mr. Jerre L. Stead is no longer Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company., effective December 31, 2017. He is Chairman and CEO of IHS Markit, and was Chairman and CEO of IHS Inc. prior to the Merger. He became executive chairman of IHS Inc. on December 1, 2000. He led IHS Inc.’s successful IPO in November 2005 and served as both chairman and CEO from September 2006 until June 2013. Mr. Stead returned as CEO of IHS in June 2015 and continued in his role as chairman until the Merger. Under Mr. Stead’s leadership since its IPO, IHS Inc. provided its shareowners a 28 percent compound annual growth rate. Mr. Stead began his career in 1965 at Honeywell, Inc., where he spent 21 years and held a number of executive management positions. He was the chairman and CEO of Honeywell-Phillips Medical Electronics from September 1980 to June 1982, and he returned to the United States as a group executive of the Homes and Buildings organization in July 1982. In 1987, he was named president and COO of the Square D Company, a leading manufacturer of electrical distribution and factory automation products. He was promoted to chairman, president and CEO in 1988 and served in that capacity through 1991. In 1992, Mr. Stead was named CEO of AT&T Global Business Communications Systems. He was promoted to executive vice president of AT&T and chairman and CEO of AT&T Global Information Solutions (NCR Corporation) in 1993. He served as a member of the AT&T Management Executive Committee. During this time, Mr. Stead was also the chairman of NCR Japan, a publicly traded company. In January 1995, Mr. Stead left AT&T to become chairman and CEO of Legent Corporation. He resigned eight months later after a successful merger with Computer Associates.

Lance Uggla

Mr. Lance Darrell Gordon Uggla has been appointed as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective December 31, 2017. He currently serves as President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Integration Officer and Director of the Company. He is President of IHS Markit, responsible for the post-merger integration. He will become Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of IHS Markit on December 31, 2017, following the retirement of Jerre Stead. Prior to the Merger, Mr. Uggla was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Markit Ltd. He led Markit’s growth from a UK startup that he founded in 2003, offering the first daily credit default swap pricing service, to a public company with a market capitalisation of over $5 billion, providing business critical products and services to the world’s leading financial institutions. Markit has won over 100 awards for its innovations and contributions to financial market resilience. Previously Mr. Uggla was Vice Chair, Head of Europe and Asia at TD Securities and responsible for a USD 15 billion investment grade credit portfolio. Prior to that, he was Vice Chair, Head of Global Sales and Trading at CIBC World Markets. Mr. Uggla holds an MSc from the London School of Economics and a BBA from the Simon Fraser University in Canada. He was awarded UK Entrepreneur of the Year by EY in 2012. Mr. Uggla was a founder and the Chairman and CEO of Markit since its creation, and was previously an executive in the financial industry. As president of IHS Markit, Mr. Uggla brings to the Board of Directors his knowledge of our business, strategy, people, operations, competition, and financial position. In addition, he brings with him extensive relationships in the financial services industry.

Daniel Yergin

Dr. Daniel Yergin, Ph.D. is Vice Chairman of the Company. The Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Prize and The Quest, Dr. Yergin was vice chairman of IHS and founded IHS CERA. He is an authority on energy, international politics and economics. His awards include Lifetime Achievement from the Prime Minister of India and the United States Energy Award for “lifelong achievements in energy and the promotion of international understanding.” He holds a B.A. from Yale University and a Ph.D. from Cambridge University, where he was a Marshall Scholar.

Todd Hyatt

Mr. Todd Hyatt is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He has served in those same roles at IHS after previously serving as chief information officer, senior vice president of FP&A, and leading the finance organization for the company’s engineering segment. He also worked for LoneTree Capital, US WEST/MediaOne, AT&T, Arthur Young and Arthur Andersen. He holds a B.S. in accounting from the University of Wyoming and an M.S. in management from Purdue University.

Lisa Westlake

Ms. Lisa Simone Westlake serves as Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. Ms. Westlake joins IHS Markit from Moody's Corporation, where she served as senior vice president and chief human resources officer since 2008. Prior to that, she held senior positions at Moody's in finance and investor relations. Ms. Westlake also has held management positions with American Express and Dun & Bradstreet and began her career at Lehman Brothers. She is a graduate of Dartmouth and has an MBA from Columbia.

Randy Harvey

Mr. Randy Harvey is Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer of the company. As senior vice president and CTO of IHS, Mr. Harvey led information technology operations, infrastructure and product development teams that delivered world-class products and customer support throughout the solution lifecycle. Mr. Harvey previously held senior management positions at Seismic Micro Technology, Reynolds & Reynolds, and Sterling Commerce. He has a B.A. from the University of Maryland.

Jane Bomba

Ms. Jane Okun Bomba is Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer of the company. She supporting the human resources, communications, marketing, investor relations and sustainability teams. Ms. Okun Bomba joined IHS 12 years ago and helped complete its successful IPO, led the architecture of a global ERP and launched the corporate sustainability program. Previously, she served in corporate finance and investor relations leadership positions at Genesis, Velocom, MediaOne Group and Northwest Airlines. Ms. Okun Bomba holds a B.G.S. and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

Sari Granat

Ms. Sari Beth Granat is Executive Vice President, General Counsel of the company. She is responsible for the company’s legal, compliance, regulatory and government affairs, enterprise risk and information security functions. Prior to joining Markit in 2012, Ms. Granat was lead counsel and chief administrative officer of TheMarkets.com LLC. She has served in senior legal and strategy positions at media and technology companies including Dow Jones & Company and Kaplan, Inc. Sari holds a B.A. in English from Yale University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.

Shane Akeroyd

Mr. Shane Akeroyd is Executive Vice President - Global Head of Account Management and Regional Head of Asia Pacific of Markit Ltd. He joined Markit as head of sales in 2008 from RBC Capital Markets where he was head of global debt markets distribution and a member of the executive management team. Prior to RBC, Mr. Akeroyd was vice chair, capital market sales at TD Securities, responsible for Europe, Asia and Australia. He holds a B.S. (Hons) in economics from University College London.

Jonathan Gear

Mr. Jonathan Gear is Executive Vice President - Resources and Transportation of the company. He including business lines supporting the automotive, energy, chemicals, maritime and aerospace industries. Mr. Gear was previously executive vice president of resources and transportation for IHS. Earlier, he served in multiple senior vice president positions and as president/COO of IHS CERA. Mr. Gear previously held leadership positions at Activant Solutions, smarterwork.com and Booz Allen Hamilton. He holds a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Adam Kansler

Mr. Adam Jason Kansler is Executive Vice President - Financial Markets of the company. He is executive vice president of the financial markets business at IHS Markit, which includes pricing and reference data, trade processing, valuations, indices, and economic and country risk products. Mr. Kansler previously served as global co-head of Markit’s information division and head of North American operations. Earlier, Mr. Kansler was Markit’s chief administrative officer and general counsel, leading human resources, legal, corporate communications, risk, regulatory and strategic alliances. Before joining Markit in 2009, Mr. Kansler spent 17 years with Proskauer LLP as a corporate partner. He holds a B.A. in economics from Hobart College and received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.

Yaacov Mutnikas

Mr. Yaacov Mutnikas is Executive Vice President - Financial Market Technologies of the company, with responsibility for software products including Enterprise Data Management, Markit Analytics, ThinkFolio, Information Mosaic, WSO and Global Equities. He has over thirty years of experience from previous roles as senior advisor to the Bank of England, head of risk architecture at the FSA, head of business architecture at Bridgewater and CTO at Algorithmics. Mr. Mutnikas holds an M.Sc. in philosophy of science from Kings College London and an M.Sc. in finance and investment banking from Reading University.

Jeffrey Sisson

Mr. Jeffrey Sisson is Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff of the company. From 2005 to 2016, Mr. Sisson served as senior vice president and chief human resources officer for IHS. Prior to IHS, he was senior vice president, human resources, EaglePicher, Inc.; senior director, human resources, Snap-on Inc.; and director, human resources, Whirlpool Corporation. Jeff earned a B.A. and an M.A. from Michigan State University.

Michele Trogni

Ms. Michele Trogni is Executive Vice President - Consolidated Markets and Solutions of the company. She was previously co-head of Markit’s Solutions Division and was responsible for Markit’s managed services businesses, which included KYC, KY3P, Markit digital and Markit tax solutions. Prior to joining Markit in 2013, Ms. Trogni had over 25 years of experience in banking, most recently acting as group chief information officer for UBS and, prior to that, as head of UBS investment bank operations. She holds a B.A. (Hons) in accounting from Northumbria University and is a qualified accountant (ACCA).

Michael Easton

Mr. Michael M. Easton is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of the Company. Previously, Mr. Easton was Senior Vice President-Financial Planning and Analysis of IHS Markit since July 2016 and of IHS Inc. from October 2012 to July 2016. Prior to joining IHS Inc., Mr. Easton was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young LLP and spent over 14 years in audit services. Mr. Easton holds a master’s degree in accounting from Brigham Young University and is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Colorado.

Robert Kelly

Mr. Robert P. Kelly is Lead Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of Markit Ltd. since November 2012. Mr. Kelly serves as Lead Director of our Board of Directors. Mr. Kelly is chairperson of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation and chairman of the board of directors of Santander Asset Management. Mr. Kelly also serves as a member of the Trilateral Commission and head of the U.S. alumni association of the Cass Business School, London. Mr. Kelly was most recently chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Bank of New York Mellon and The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation until 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Kelly was Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Mellon Bank Corporation, Chief Financial Officer of Wachovia Corporation and Vice-Chairman of Toronto-Dominion Bank. Mr. Kelly previously served as Chancellor of Saint Mary’s University in Canada, was a former member of the boards of the Financial Services Forum, the Federal Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Board, the Financial Services Roundtable, and Institute of International Finance, and a former member of the board of trustees of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City, Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh and the Art Gallery of Ontario. Mr. Kelly holds a B.Comm. from Saint Mary’s University, an MBA from the Cass Business School, City University, London, United Kingdom and is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow Chartered Accountant. Mr. Kelly has been awarded honorary doctorates from City University and Saint Mary’s University.

Dinyar Devitre

Mr. Dinyar S. Devitre is Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of Markit Ltd. since November 2012. Mr. Devitre is also a member of the board of directors of Altria Group, Inc., where he serves on its finance and innovation committees. Mr. Devitre also serves as a Trustee of the Brooklyn Academy of Music and a Trustee Emeritus of the Asia Society. Until December 31, 2016, Mr. Devitre served as a special advisor to General Atlantic. In March 2008, Mr. Devitre retired from his position as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Altria Group, Inc. Prior to Mr. Devitre’s appointment to this position in April 2002, he held a number of senior management positions with Altria, including President, Philip Morris Asia and Chairman and CEO of Philip Morris Japan. Mr. Devitre previously served on the boards of SABMiller plc, Western Union Company, Emdeon Inc., Kraft Foods Inc. (now known as Mondelez International, Inc.), The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. and Pratham USA. Mr. Devitre holds a BA (Hons) degree from St. Joseph’s College, Darjeeling and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad.

Ruann Ernst

Dr. Ruann F. Ernst Ph.D., is Independent Director of the company. She has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of IHS Inc. since December 2006. Dr. Ernst served as Chief Executive Officer of Digital Island, Inc. from 1998 until her retirement in 2002. Dr. Ernst was Chairperson of the board of Digital Island from 1998 until the company was acquired by Cable & Wireless, Plc. in 2001. Prior to Digital Island, Dr. Ernst worked for Hewlett Packard in various management positions, including General Manager, Financial Services Business Unit. Prior to that, she was Vice President for General Electric Information Services Company and a faculty member and Director of Medical Computing at The Ohio State University where she managed a biomedical computing and research facility. Dr. Ernst also served on the board of Digital Realty Trust from 2004 until May 2015. At The Ohio State University, she serves on the University Foundation Board and the Fisher College of Business Advisory Board. She was a founder and is Board Chair of the nonprofit, Healthy LifeStars.

William Ford

Mr. William E. Ford is Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of Markit Ltd. since June 2014. Mr. Ford is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of General Atlantic LLC, a global growth equity firm, where he has worked since 1991. Mr. Ford sits on the boards of Axel Springer SE, Tory Burch, LLC and Oak Hill Advisors, L.P., which are General Atlantic portfolio companies. Mr. Ford is actively involved in various nonprofit organizations and serves on the boards of the National Committee on US-China Relations, Shofco (Shining Hope for Communities), New York Genome Center, and Partnership for New York City.

Balakrishnan Iyer

Mr. Balakrishnan S. Iyer is Independent Director of the company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of IHS Inc. since December 2003. From October 1998 to June 2003, Mr. Iyer served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Conexant Systems, Inc. From 1997 to 1998, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of VLSI Technology Inc. and, from 1993 to 1997, he was Vice President, Corporate Controller of VLSI Technology Inc. Mr. Iyer served on the board of directors of Conexant Systems from February 2002 until April 2011, Life Technologies (and its predecessor Invitrogen) from July 2001 until it was acquired in February 2014 and QLogic Corporation from 2003 until August 2016. He currently serves on the boards of directors of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. and Power Integrations, Inc. Mr. Iyer holds a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, an MS in Industrial Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Deborah McWhinney

Ms. Deborah Doyle McWhinney is Independent Director of the company. She has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of IHS Inc. since May 2015. Ms. McWhinney was the chief executive officer of Citi’s global enterprise payments business and co-chair of the Citi Women initiative prior to her retirement in January 2014. Prior to joining Citi in 2009, Ms. McWhinney worked at Schwab, Inc. where she was President of Schwab Institutional and was a member of the executive committee, the Schwab Bank board, and headed the global risk committee. Ms. McWhinney previously held executive roles at Visa International and Engage Media (a division of CMGI). Earlier in her career, she worked for 17 years at Bank of America in corporate and retail banking. Ms. McWhinney was appointed by former President George W. Bush to the board of directors of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation in 2002. Ms. McWhinney currently serves on the boards of Fluor Corporation, Lloyds Banking Group plc and Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA and is a trustee for the California Institute of Technology and for the Institute for Defense Analyses.

Jean-Paul Montupet

Mr. Jean-Paul L. Montupet is Independent Director of the company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of IHS Inc. since October 2012. Mr. Montupet serves as a special advisor to Eurazeo – Société anonyme. Mr. Montupet was chair of the Industrial Automation business of Emerson and president of Emerson Europe prior to his retirement in December 2012. Mr. Montupet joined Emerson in 1981, serving in a number of senior executive roles at the global technology provider. Mr. Montupet serves on the boards of WABCO Holdings Inc. and Assurant, Inc. and previously served on the board of Lexmark International, Inc. In addition, Mr. Montupet was the non-executive chair of the board of PartnerRE Ltd. until March 2016. He is also a trustee of the St. Louis Public Library Foundation and The Churchill Centre.

Richard Roedel

Mr. Richard W. Roedel is Independent Director of the company. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of IHS Inc. since November 2004. Mr. Roedel serves as a director of Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, LSB Industries, Inc. and Luna Innovations Incorporated. Mr. Roedel also serves as the non-executive chairman of Luna. Mr. Roedel served on the board of BrightPoint, Inc. until it was acquired in October 2012, on the board of Sealy Corporation until it was acquired in March 2013, and on the board of Lorillard, Inc. until it was acquired in June 2015. He also served as a director of Broadview Network Holdings, Inc., a private company, until 2012, and Dade Behring Holdings, Inc. from October 2002 until November 2005 when Dade was acquired. Mr. Roedel served in various capacities at Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. from November 2002 until June 2005, including Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Until 2000, Mr. Roedel was employed by BDO Seidman LLP, having been Managing Partner of its Chicago and New York Metropolitan area offices and later as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Roedel is a graduate of The Ohio State University and is a certified public accountant.

James Rosenthal

Mr. James A. Rosenthal is Independent Director of Markit Ltd. He has served as a member of our Board since July 2016 and previously served as a member of the board of Markit Ltd. since September 2013. Until December 2016, Mr. Rosenthal was the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Morgan Stanley, a member of Morgan Stanley’s management and operating committees, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A., and Chairman of the board of Morgan Stanley Private Bank, N.A. Mr. Rosenthal is a member of the board of The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. Mr. Rosenthal was previously Head of Corporate Strategy of Morgan Stanley, Chief Operating Officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Head of Firmwide Technology and Operations for Morgan Stanley. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Rosenthal served as Chief Financial Officer of Tishman Speyer from 2006 to 2008. Mr. Rosenthal holds a BA from Yale and a JD from Harvard Law School.

Eric Boyer