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Quinstreet Inc (QNST.OQ)

QNST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Douglas Valenti

58 2004 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Gregory Wong

45 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Martin Collins

54 2014 Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel and Head of Corporate Development

Brett Moses

41 2016 Senior Vice President, Category Head of Financial Services

Andreja Stevanovic

41 2015 Senior Vice President and Category Head of Financial Services

Timothy Stevens

39 2016 Senior Vice President

Nina Bhanap

45 2015 Chief Technology Officer, President - Product and Technolog

Matthew Glickman

52 2017 Independent Director

Stuart Huizinga

56 2015 Independent Director

Robin Josephs

58 2013 Independent Director

David Pauldine

61 2014 Independent Director

Gregory Sands

52 1999 Independent Director

Marjorie Sennett

58 2014 Independent Director

Andrew Sheehan

60 2017 Independent Director

James Simons

55 1999 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Douglas Valenti

Mr. Douglas Valenti is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the company. Mr. Valenti has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our Board of Directors since July 1999 and our Chairman since March 2004. Prior to QuinStreet, Mr. Valenti served as a partner at Rosewood Capital, a venture capital firm, for five years; at McKinsey & Company as a strategy consultant and engagement manager for three years; at Procter & Gamble in various management roles for three years; and for the U.S. Navy as a nuclear submarine officer for five years. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he graduated with highest honors and was named the Georgia Tech Outstanding Senior in 1982, and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar. As a seasoned executive and Chief Executive Officer of QuinStreet since 1999, Mr. Valenti brings in-depth knowledge of QuinStreet’s industry, competition, operations, and strategy that is important to the Board’s oversight of long-term strategy, enterprise risk management, compensation and corporate governance practices for the Company.

Gregory Wong

Mr. Gregory Wong has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the company. Mr. Wong has served as our Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President since September 2013, and as Vice President of Finance from June 2012 to September 2013. Mr. Wong previously served as our Senior Director of Finance and Accounting from May 2011 to June 2012 and as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis from February 2008 to May 2011. Prior to joining us, Mr. Wong served as director of finance at Lexar Media, a flash memory manufacturer and subsidiary of Micron Technology, Inc., from August 2006 to February 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Wong held various finance positions with both public and privately-held technology companies. Mr. Wong holds a B.S. in Economics from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

Martin Collins

Mr. Martin J. Collins is a Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel and head of Corporate Development of the company. Mr. Collins has served as our General Counsel, Senior Vice President, and Chief Compliance Officer since April 2014 and head of Corporate Development since October 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Collins served as vice president of corporate development at Bloom Energy from March 2010 to March 2014. From November 2006 to March 2010, Mr. Collins served as general counsel, senior vice president, chief compliance officer, and head of internal audit at Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVLS), which was acquired in 2011 by Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX). Before Novellus, Mr. Collins served as associate general counsel and vice president at Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) from August 2005 to September 2006. At Oracle, Mr. Collins was head of the corporate and securities group. Prior to joining Oracle, Mr. Collins was a corporate partner at Mayer Brown LLP, a global law firm, where he worked from 1991 until 2005. He holds a B.A. in Political Economy from Williams College and a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.

Brett Moses

Mr. Brett Moses serves as Senior Vice President since July 2015 and Category Head of Financial Services since October 2016. Mr. Moses previously served as our Senior Vice President of Insurance from July 2015 to October 2016, Vice President of Insurance from January 2015 to July 2015, and Senior Director of Insurance from February 2014 to December 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Moses served as Vice President of Business Development at Total Attorneys from October 2011 to February 2014, President of Moss Affiliate Marketing from September 2010 to October 2011, and Director and Vice President of Business Development at NetQuote, Inc. from January 2007 to September 2010. Mr. Moses holds a B.A. from the University of Oklahoma.

Andreja Stevanovic

Mr. Andreja Stevanovic serves as Senior Vice President and Category Head of Financial Services of the company since July 2015. Mr. Stevanovic previously served as our Vice President and Category Head of Insurance from July 2014 to June 2015, as our Senior Director of Insurance from December 2012 to June 2014, as our Director of Insurance from July 2011 to December 2012, as our Senior Manager of Mortgage from July 2009 to June 2011, and as our Manager of Mortgage from May 2008 to June 2009. From 2002 to 2008 Mr. Stevanovic served as Managing Engineer at IFT, Inc. Mr. Stevanovic holds a B.S. and a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. Mr. Stevanovic is a national champion in rowing for the University of California, Berkeley, and served as a team captain his senior year. Mr. Stevanovic sits on the board of directors of Friends of California Crew since 2001. He served as a president of the same organization from 2006 to 2009.

Timothy Stevens

Mr. Timothy J. Stevens was Senior Vice President of QuinStreet Inc., since October 2008. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Stevens served as President and CEO of Doppelganger, Inc., an online social entertainment studio, from January 2007 to October 2008. Prior to Doppelganger, Mr. Stevens served as General Counsel for Borland Software Corporation, a software company, from October 2003 to June 2006. Previously, he served in various executive management roles, including most recently as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, at Inktomi Corporation, an Internet infrastructure company, during his six year tenure. Previously, Mr. Stevens was an attorney with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, a corporate law firm, for six years. He holds a B.S. in both Finance and Management from the University of Oregon, summa cum laude, and a J.D. from the University of California at Davis, Order of the Coif.

Nina Bhanap

Ms. Nina Bhanap is Chief Technology Officer, President - Product and Technology of the company. Ms. Bhanap has served as our Chief Technology Officer since July 2009 and our President, Product and Technology, since July 2015. She previously served as our Senior Vice President of Engineering from November 2006 to July 2009, as our Vice President of Product Development from January 2004 to November 2006, as our Senior Director from January 2003 to January 2004 and as our Director of Product Management from October 2001 to January 2003. Prior to joining us, Ms. Bhanap served as head of fixed income sales technology for Europe at Morgan Stanley for five years and as a senior associate at Booz Allen Hamilton for one year. She holds a B.S. in Computer Science with Honors from Imperial College, University of London, and an M.B.A. from the London Business School.

Matthew Glickman

Mr. Matthew Glickman is Independent Director of the company. He is currently a Lecturer in Management at Stanford Graduate School of Business and also advises technology executives and entrepreneurs. Mr. Glickman was previously the Chairman of NovoEd, an online technology firm that was incubated and spun out of Stanford University, and the Executive Chairman of Guardian Analytics, a technology firm that provides behavior-based fraud prevention solutions for financial institutions. Mr. Glickman was also previously a co-founder and CEO of enterprise software company Merced Systems and of BabyCenter, Inc., a consumer website for new and expectant parents. Mr. Glickman also served as the founding CFO of Teach for America, Inc. Mr. Glickman holds a B.A. in French and Economics from Amherst College, an M.A. in Educational Policy & Analysis from the Stanford School of Education, and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Stuart Huizinga

Mr. Stuart M. Huizinga is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Huizinga has served as a member of our Board of Directors since April 2015. Mr. Huizinga is a consultant to eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), where he served as senior vice president and chief financial officer from May 2000 until July 2016. Prior to that from 1984 to 2000, Mr. Huizinga was a partner at Arthur Andersen LLP in the firm’s audit business unit, where he also served as a worldwide expert within the firm’s technology practice, primarily in the software and Internet sectors. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in the State of California. Mr. Huizinga holds a B.S. in Business Administration from San Jose State University. Mr. Huizinga possesses substantial expertise in public company reporting, auditing, and financial accounting. With over fifteen years of executive leadership experience at another publicly-held Internet company, Mr. Huizinga brings deep knowledge of the online marketing and e-commerce industry which is valuable to the Board’s oversight of our business, strategy, and operations.

Robin Josephs

Ms. Robin Josephs is an Independent Director of the company. Ms. Josephs has served as a member of our Board of Directors since May 2013. Ms. Josephs was a managing director of Starwood Capital Group, L.P., a private equity firm specializing in real estate investments from 2005 to 2007. From 1986 to 1996, Ms. Josephs was a senior executive with Goldman Sachs & Co., serving in the real estate group of the investment banking division and, later, in the equity capital markets division. Ms. Josephs currently serves as a member of the board of directors of iStar Financial (NYSE: STAR), where she is the lead director and serves as a member of the compensation committee and chair of the nominating and governance committee. She also serves on the board of directors, as well as the audit and compensation committees, of MFA Financial (NYSE: MFA). She previously served on the board of directors of Plum Creek Timber Company (NYSE: PCL) until February 2016. Ms. Josephs is the chair of MFA Financial’s compensation committee. She is a trustee of the University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation. Ms. Josephs holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from Columbia University. Ms. Josephs has significant experience in finance and investing and experience as a director, each of which bring valuable insight to the Board regarding the Board’s oversight of our business and operations, financial reporting, risk management and corporate finance matters.

David Pauldine

Mr. David Pauldine is Independent Director of the company. Mr. Pauldine has served as a member of our Board of Directors since October 2014. Mr. Pauldine spent 35 years in private-sector higher education. Mr. Pauldine was the president of DeVry University from July 2006 to June 2014 and executive vice president of DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE: DV) from October 2005 to June 2014. Prior to that, from 1989 to 2005, Mr. Pauldine served at Education Management Corporation, where his last position was executive vice president and president of The Art Institutes system of schools. From 1979 to 1989, Mr. Pauldine held various operational and management positions at DeVry. Mr. Pauldine serves on the board of Education Partners, a Willis Stein company. Mr. Pauldine also provides services for Pauldine Enterprises, LLC as a professional speaker and consultant. He previously served as a member of the board of The Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities from 2007 to 2013, including as vice chair from 2011 to 2012 and as board chair from June 2012 to June 2013. He also served as a board member for the American Red Cross, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Communities in Schools, and ASPIRA. He holds a B.A. in Communication Arts from The University of Dayton and an M.A. in Leadership from McGregor School, Antioch University. Mr. Pauldine’s many years as a chief executive in the for-profit education industry bring a deep understanding of the needs and challenges of the Company’s education clients.

Gregory Sands

Mr. Gregory P. Sands is an Independent Director of the company. Mr. Sands has served as a member of our Board of Directors since July 1999. Mr. Sands is the founder and, since January 2012, has served as a managing partner of Costanoa Venture Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm. From September 1998 through December 2011, Mr. Sands served as a managing director at Sutter Hill Ventures, a venture capital firm. Previously, Mr. Sands held various operational roles at Netscape Communications Corporation and was a management consultant with Mercer Management Consulting. Mr. Sands also serves on the boards of directors of several privately-held companies. He holds a B.A. in Government from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Mr. Sands is a seasoned Internet executive and investor with an in-depth knowledge of our business. His business experience and history as a director on our Board bring knowledge that is important to the Board’s oversight of our business and operations, strategy, and risk management.

Marjorie Sennett

Ms. Marjorie T. Sennett is an Independent Director of QuinStreet, Inc., since August 2014. Previously, she was a managing director from 2004 to 2009, senior research analyst from 2002 to 2003, and consultant in 2001 at Farallon Capital Management, LLC. Prior to that, from 1999 to 2000, Ms. Sennett served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of eGROUPS, Inc., where she co-led the sale of the company to Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO). From 1989 to 1998, she served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMLN), where she led the company’s initial public offering in 1992, as well as multiple follow-on public offerings. From 1982 to 1986, Ms. Sennett was an associate and assistant treasurer at Bankers Trust Company in the corporate finance and commercial lending departments. She holds a B.A. in Biology and English from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Ms. Sennett has broad general management, finance and investment experience in entrepreneurial and Internet companies, including in regulated industries.

Andrew Sheehan

Mr. Andrew T. Sheehan serves as Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Sheehan has been a managing director of Sutter Hill Ventures, a venture capital firm, since 2007. Sutter Hill Ventures led early rounds of financing prior to the Company’s initial public offering. Mr. Sheehan has also been a managing director of Tippet Venture Partners, L.P., a venture capital firm, since 2014. Tippet Venture Partners, L.P. is a longstanding shareholder in the Company’s public stock. Mr. Sheehan serves on the board of directors of a number of private companies in the technology space, including Global Liquid Markets, LLC, LifeSize, Inc., Serviz, Inc., and Yext, Inc. Mr. Sheehan previously served on the board of directors of various public and private companies in the technology space, including @Road, Inc., AllBusiness.com, Inc., BakBone Software Inc., Datran Media, Digital Persona, Inc., Grain Communications Group, Inc., Intermix Media, Myspace, Rainmaker Systems Inc., and ReachLocal, Inc. Mr. Sheehan holds a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.

James Simons

Mr. James Simons is an Independent Director of the company. Mr. Simons has served as a member of our Board of Directors since July 1999. Mr. Simons is a managing director of Split Rock Partners, a venture capital firm, which he founded in June 2004. Prior to founding Split Rock Partners, Mr. Simons served as general partner of St. Paul Venture Capital, a venture capital firm, from November 1996 to June 2004. Previously, Mr. Simons was a partner at Marquette Venture Partners and held banking positions at Trammell Crow Company and First Boston Corporation. Mr. Simons also serves on the boards of directors of several privately-held companies. He holds a B.A. in Economics and History from Stanford University and an M.S. in Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University. Mr. Simons has deep expertise in marketing and customer acquisition on the Internet and has many years of experience as an investor in Internet marketing and other companies. His in-depth knowledge of our business, business experience, and history as a director on our Board bring knowledge that is important to the Board’s oversight of our business and operations, strategy and risk management.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Douglas Valenti

1,601,300

Gregory Wong

769,573

Martin Collins

599,465

Brett Moses

1,345,020

Andreja Stevanovic

1,385,020

Timothy Stevens

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Nina Bhanap

845,483

Matthew Glickman

158,494

Stuart Huizinga

176,494

Robin Josephs

182,994

David Pauldine

154,994

Gregory Sands

167,494

Marjorie Sennett

152,994

Andrew Sheehan

153,494

James Simons

157,994
As Of  29 Jun 2018