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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Henry McKinnell

76 2012 Independent Chairman of the Board

Raymond McDaniel

61 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Mark Kaye

39 2018 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Mark Almeida

59 2008 President - Moody’s Analytics

Robert Fauber

48 2016 President—Moody’s Investors Service

Melanie Hughes

56 2017 Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President

John Goggins

58 2011 Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Caroline Sullivan

50 2018 Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller

Richard Cantor

61 2008 Chief Risk Officer; Chief Credit Officer of Moody’s Investors Service Inc.

Lisa Rabbe

2019 Chief Government and Public Affairs Officer

Basil Anderson

73 2004 Independent Director

Jorge Bermudez

67 2011 Independent Director

Therese Esperdy

58 2019 Independent Director

Vincent Forlenza

65 2018 Independent Director

Kathryn Hill

62 2011 Independent Director

Leslie Seidman

56 2013 Independent Director

Bruce Van Saun

61 2016 Independent Director

Gerrit Zalm

67 2018 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Henry McKinnell

Dr. Henry A. McKinnell, Jr., Ph.D., is an Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. Dr. McKinnell served as the Chief Executive Officer of Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from February 2013 until October 31, 2013. He served as Chairman of the Board of Pfizer Inc., a pharmaceutical company, from May 2001 until his retirement in December 2006 and Chief Executive Officer from January 2001 to July 2006. He served as President of Pfizer Inc. from May 1999 to May 2001, and as President of Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Group from January 1997 to April 2001. Dr. McKinnell served as Chief Operating Officer of Pfizer Inc. from May 1999 to December 2000 and as Executive Vice President from 1992 to 1999. He served as the Chairman of the Accordia Global Health Foundation, is Chairman Emeritus of the Connecticut Science Center and is Life Director of the Japan Society. He currently serves as a director of ViewRay, Inc. and ChemoCentryx, Inc. He served as Chairman of Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. until 2013 and Emmaus Life Sciences until 2015. He served as a director of Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. until 2011, Pfizer Inc. and ExxonMobil Corporation until 2007 and John Wiley & Sons until 2005.

Raymond McDaniel

Mr. Raymond W. McDaniel, Jr., is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He has served as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer since April 2012, and served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from April 2005 until April 2012. He currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors. Mr. McDaniel served as the Company’s President from October 2004 until April 2005 and the Company’s Chief Operating Officer from January 2004 until April 2005. He has served as Chief Executive Officer of Moody’s Investors Service since October 2007. He held the additional titles of President from November 2001 to August 2007 and December 2008 to November 2010 and Chairman from October 2007 until June 2015. Mr. McDaniel served as the Company’s Executive Vice President from April 2003 to January 2004, and as Senior Vice President, Global Ratings and Research from November 2000 until April 2003. He served as Senior Managing Director, Global Ratings and Research, of Moody’s Investors Service from November 2000 until November 2001 and as Managing Director, International from 1996 to November 2000. Mr. McDaniel currently is a director of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (2005–present) and a member of the Board of Trustees of Muhlenberg College (2015-present).

Mark Kaye

Mr. Mark Kaye is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company, effective August 20, 2018. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Kaye was Senior Vice President and Head of Financial Planning and Analysis at Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) since February 2016, and Chief Financial Officer of MassMutual U.S. since July 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Kaye served as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Retirement Solutions, at Voya Financial from 2011 to 2015. Mr. Kaye previously held various senior financial and risk reporting positions at ING U.S. and ING Group, and was in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse First Boston.

Mark Almeida

Mr. Mark E. Almeida is President - Moody’s Analytics of the Company. Prior to this position, Mr. Almeida was Senior Vice President of Moody’s Corporation from August 2007 to January 2008, Senior Managing Director of the Investor Services Group (ISG) at Moody’s Investors Service, Inc. from December 2004 to January 2008 and was Group Managing Director of ISG from June 2000 to December 2004. Mr. Almeida joined Moody’s Investors Service, Inc. in April 1988 and has held a variety of positions with the company in both the U.S. and overseas.

Robert Fauber

Mr. Robert Fauber is President — Moody’s Investors Service of the Company. He served as Senior Vice President—Corporate & Commercial Development of Moody’s Corporation from April 2014 to May 31, 2016 and was Head of the MIS Commercial Group from January 2013 to May 31, 2016. From April 2009 through April 2014, he served as Senior Vice President—Corporate Development of Moody’s Corporation. Mr. Fauber served as Vice President—Corporate Development from September 2005 to April 2009. Prior to joining Moody’s, Mr. Fauber served in several roles at Citigroup and its investment banking subsidiary Salomon Smith Barney from 1999 to 2005. From 1992 to 1996, Mr. Fauber worked at NationsBank (now Bank of America) in the middle market commercial banking group.

Melanie Hughes

Ms. Melanie Hughes is Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President of the company. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Hughes was Chief Human Resource Officer and Executive Vice President, Human Resources at American Eagle Outfitters from July 2016 to September 2017 and served as Executive Vice President, Human Resources at Tribune Media from May 2013 to June 2016. She has held several senior management roles for many different companies such as Coach, Gilt Group, DoubleClick and UBS Warburg.

John Goggins

Mr. John J. Goggins is an Executive Vice President, General Counsel of the Company. Mr. Goggins has served as the Company’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel since April 2011 and the Company’s Senior Vice President and General Counsel from October 2000 until April 2011. Mr. Goggins joined Moody’s Investors Service, Inc. in February 1999 as Vice President and Associate General Counsel.

Caroline Sullivan

Ms. Caroline Sullivan is Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller of the Company. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Sullivan served in several roles at Bank of America, where her last position held was Managing Director and Global Banking Controller. Prior to that role, Ms. Sullivan supported the Global Wealth & Investment Management business from 2015 to 2017 in a variety of positions including Controller and was Chief Financial Officer for the Latin America region from 2014 to 2015. From 2011 to 2013, she served as the Legal Entity Controller for the bank’s main broker dealer and other Merrill Lynch entities. Ms. Sullivan previously held various senior positions at several banks and a major accounting firm, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Richard Cantor

Mr. Richard Cantor is Chief Risk Officer of Moodys Corporation., and Chief Credit Officer - Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., of the Company. From July 2008 to November 2008, Mr. Cantor served as Acting Chief Credit Officer. Prior thereto, Mr. Cantor was Managing Director of Moody’s Credit Policy Research Group from June 2001 to July 2008, after serving as Senior Vice President in the Financial Guarantors Rating Group. Mr. Cantor joined Moody’s in 1997 from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he served as Assistant Vice President in the Research Group and was Staff Director at the Discount Window. Prior to the Federal Reserve, Mr. Cantor taught Economics at UCLA and Ohio State and has taught on an adjunct basis at the business schools of Columbia University and New York University.

Lisa Rabbe

Ms. Lisa Rabbe is Chief Government and Public Affairs Officer of the Company. Ms. Rabbe's previous roles include Managing Director and Head of Public Policy for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region of Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, and Managing Director and Head of Government Affairs for the EMEA region of Goldman Sachs International. She is the founder and CEO of Stratosphere Advisors LLC, a political risk and public policy consultancy, and of Stratosphere Analytics Inc,, a provider of regulatory technology solutions. Ms. Rabbe has extensive experience in financial regulation, financial technology (FinTech) and regulatory technology (RegTech) within global banking, securities regulation, anti-trust and data privacy. She served as an instructor on FinTech for the Oxford Saïd Business School, and as an advisor to the European Cloud Alliance, which promotes the use of cloud technologies in Europe. She was a founding member of the RegTech Council, which facilitates RegTech industry standards. She has been a member of the Advisory Board of the European Corporate Governance Institute since 2012. Ms. Rabbe has a B.A. in Government from Dartmouth College.

Basil Anderson

Mr. Basil L. Anderson is an Independent Director of Moodys Corporation. Mr. Anderson is Chairman of the Governance & Nominating Committee and is a member of the Executive, Audit and Compensation & Human Resources Committees of the Board of Directors. Mr. Anderson served as Vice Chairman of Staples, Inc., an office products company, from September 2001 until his retirement in March 2006. Prior to joining Staples, Mr. Anderson served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Campbell Soup Company from April 1996 to February 2001. Prior to joining Campbell Soup, Mr. Anderson was with Scott Paper Company, where he served in a variety of capacities beginning in 1975, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from December 1993 to December 1995. He served as a director of Staples, Inc. from 1997 until 2016, Hasbro, Inc. from 2002 until May 2017 and Becton Dickinson from 2004 to 2018.

Jorge Bermudez

Mr. Jorge A. Bermudez is an Independent Director of Moody's Corporation. He served as Chief Risk Officer of Citigroup, Inc., a global financial services company, from November 2007 to March 2008. Before serving as Chief Risk Officer, Mr. Bermudez was Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup’s Commercial Business Group in North America and Citibank Texas from 2005 to 2007. He served as Senior Advisor, Citigroup International from 2004 to 2006, as Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup Latin America from 2002 to 2004, Chief Executive Officer, eBusiness, Global Cash Management and Trade from 1998 to 2002 and Head of Citibank Corporate and Investment Bank, South America from 1996 to 1998. Mr. Bermudez joined Citigroup in 1975 and held leadership positions in other divisions, including equity investments, credit policy and corporate banking from 1984 to 1996. Mr. Bermudez currently is Chairman of the Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees (2014-present) and Chairman of the Smart Grid Center Board at Texas A&M University. He served as a director of Citibank N.A. from 2005 to 2008, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch from 2009 to 2011, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas from 2011 to 2017, the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University from 2005 to 2012, the American Institute of Architects for the entirety of 2015, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas from 2010 to 2016. He serves as a director of the Community Foundation of Brazos Valley where he served as Chairman from July 2013 to July 2014 and currently serves as the chairman of the Investment Committee.

Therese Esperdy

Ms. Therese Esperdy is Independent Director of the Company. She held various executive roles at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (“JPMorgan”) from 1997 through 2015, including Global Chairman of Financial Institutions Group, Co-Head of Banking, Asia Pacific, and Head of Global Debt Capital Markets. Prior to her time at JPMorgan, Ms Esperdy started her banking career at Lehman Brothers. She currently serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director at National Grid plc (March 2014-present) and is on the Board of National Grid USA (May 2015-present). Ms Esperdy also serves as a Non-Executive Director of Imperial Brands PLC (July 2016-present).

Vincent Forlenza

Mr. Vincent A. Forlenza is Independent Director of the company. He has served as a director of Becton Dickinson, a global medical technology company, since 2011 and became Chairman of its board in 2012. Mr. Forlenza has served as Becton Dickinson’s Chief Executive Officer since 2011 and President from 2009 to April 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Forlenza served as Chief Operating Officer from July 2010 to October 2011. Mr. Forlenza joined Becton Dickinson in 1980 and served in a number of different capacities, including strategic planning, business development, research and development, and general management in each of Becton Dickinson’s segments and in overseas roles. Mr. Forlenza is a member of the board of directors and former chairman of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), an international medical technology trade organization. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of The Valley Health System and a member of the Board of Directors of the Quest Autism Foundation. He previously served as a member of the Board of Trustees of Lehigh University from 2011 to 2017.

Kathryn Hill

Ms. Kathryn M. Hill is an Independent Director of the Company. Ms Hill has over 30 years of experience in business management and leading engineering and operations organizations. Ms Hill served in a number of positions at Cisco Systems, Inc. from 1997 to 2013, including, among others, Executive Advisor from 2011 to 2013, Senior Vice President, Development Strategy and Operations from 2009 to 2011, Senior Vice President, Access Networking and Services Group from 2008 to 2009 and Senior Vice President, Ethernet Systems and Wireless Technology Group from 2005 to 2008. Cisco designs, manufactures and sells Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry and provides services associated with these products. Prior to Cisco, Ms Hill had a number of engineering roles at various technology companies. Ms Hill currently serves as a director of NetApp, Inc. (2013-present) and Celanese Corporation (July 2015-present).

Leslie Seidman

Ms. Leslie F. Seidman is Independent Director of the Company. Ms Seidman has over 30 years of experience in the accounting profession, serving as a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) from 2003-2013, and as Chairman for approximately the last three years of her term. During her tenure, the FASB established numerous accounting standards relating to financial instruments, including securitizations, derivatives and credit losses and worked with regulators and policy makers in the U.S., and in other major capital markets to develop consistent accounting standards. Previously, Ms Seidman was the founder and managing member of a financial reporting consulting firm that served global financial institutions, law firms and accounting firms. From 1987 to 1996, Ms Seidman served as Vice President, Accounting Policy and in other roles at J.P. Morgan & Company, Inc. (now JPMorgan) and from 1984 to 1987, Ms Seidman served as an auditor for Arthur Young & Co. (now Ernst & Young, LLP). Ms Seidman currently serves as a director of General Electric (2018-present) and a Public Governor of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (2014-present). She is also an advisor to Idaciti, Inc., a start-up fintech company (2017-present).

Bruce Van Saun

Mr. Bruce Van Saun is an Independent Director of the Company. He has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (“Citizens”), a large regional bank, since October 2013. He joined Citizens from the Royal Bank of Scotland Group, Plc, a global banking and financial services group. He led Citizens to a successful initial public offering in September 2014, and full independence from RBS in October 2015. At RBS, Mr. Van Saun served as Group Finance Director and as an executive director on the RBS board from 2009 to 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Van Saun held a number of senior positions with Bank of New York and later Bank of New York Mellon over an 11-year period. As Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer, he was actively involved in the strategic transformation of Bank of New York from a diversified regional bank into a focused global securities servicer and asset manager. Earlier in his more than 30-year financial services career, he held senior positions with Deutsche Bank, Wasserstein Perella Group and Kidder Peabody & Co. Mr. Van Saun has served on a number of boards in both the U.S. and the U.K. He is a current member of The Clearing House Supervisory Board. He also serves on the boards of Partnership for Rhode Island, Jobs for Massachusetts, Bank Policy Institute and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. He has previously served on the boards of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc and National Westminster Bank, Plc, each an RBS affiliate, from October 2009 to October 2013. He also served on the boards of ConvergEx Inc. from May 2007 to October 2013, Direct Line Insurance Group plc from April 2012 to October 2013 and WorldPay (Ship Midco Limited) from July 2011 to September 2013, and on the franchise board of Lloyd’s of London from September 2012 to May 2016.

Gerrit Zalm

Mr. Gerrit Zalm is Independent Director of the company. He served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ABN AMRO Bank N.V., a full-service bank with a primary focus on the Northwest Europe, from 2009 to 2016. In 2008, Mr. Zalm served as Chief Financial Officer of DSB Bank N.V. and as its Chief Economist from 2007 to 2008. From 2007 to 2010, Mr. Zalm served as the Chairman of the Trustees of the International Accounting Standards Board. Mr. Zalm was Minister of Finance of the Netherlands from 2003 to 2007 and 1994 to 2002 and served in the Netherlands House of Representatives as the Parliamentary Leader of the VVD Party from 2002 to 2003. Prior to 1994, Mr. Zalm was head of the Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis, held various positions at the Netherlands Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Economic Affairs and was a professor at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Mr. Zalm has served as a director of Royal Dutch Shell since 2013.

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