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Veeva Systems Inc (VEEV.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Gordon Ritter

52 2008 Independent Chairman of the Board

Matthew Wallach

44 President

Peter Gassner

52 2007 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Timothy Cabral

49 2010 Chief Financial Officer

Alan Mateo

55 2015 Executive Vice President of Sales

Jonathan Faddis

45 2016 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Frederic Lequient

48 2016 Senior Vice President - Global Customer Services

E. Nitsa Zuppas

47 2013 Chief Marketing Officer

Mark Carges

55 2017 Director

Timothy Barabe

64 2015 Independent Director

Paul Chamberlain

53 2015 Independent Director

Ronald Codd

61 2012 Independent Director

Paul Sekhri

59 2014 Independent Director

Rick Lund

Investor Relations Director

Biographies

Name Description

Gordon Ritter

Mr. Gordon Ritter is Independent Chairman of the Board of Veeva Systems Inc. He has served as a member of our Board of Directors since May 2008 and serves as chairman of our Board of Directors. Mr. Ritter has been a General Partner at Emergence Capital Partners, a venture capital firm he founded, since June 2002. Prior to founding Emergence, Mr. Ritter was co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Software As Service, Inc., a web services platform company. Prior to founding Software As Service, Mr. Ritter served as Vice President of the IBM Global Small Business division. Prior to IBM, Mr. Ritter was co-Founder and President of Whistle Communications, Inc., an internet appliance and services platform for small and medium-sized businesses, which was acquired by IBM. Before Whistle, Mr. Ritter was co-Founder and President of Tribe, Inc., a networking infrastructure company. Prior to Tribe, Mr. Ritter was a Vice President of Capital Markets at Credit Suisse First Boston Inc. Mr. Ritter earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Princeton University. Our Board of Directors determined that Mr. Ritter should serve as a director based on his extensive business experience in the software and web services industries, his experience in venture capital, and his service as a director of various private companies. Mr. Ritter currently serves on our Compensation Committee.

Matthew Wallach

Mr. Matthew (Matt) Wallach is President of Veeva Systems Inc. He is currently serves as our President and prior to that served as our Chief Strategy Officer from September 2010 to August 2013. Between April 2005 and March 2007, Mr. Wallach served as Chief Marketing Officer at Health Market Science, Inc., a supplier of healthcare data solutions. From January 2004 to December 2004, Mr. Wallach served as Vice President of Marketing and Product Management at IntelliChem, Inc., a provider of scientific content management solutions. Mr. Wallach was previously the General Manager of the Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology division at Siebel Systems, Inc., a customer relationship management software company, from August 1998 to December 2003. Mr. Wallach earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard Business School.

Peter Gassner

Mr. Peter P. Gassner is Chief Executive Officer, Director of Veeva Systems Inc. Prior to joining Veeva, Mr. Gassner was Senior Vice President of Technology at salesforce.com, inc., a provider of enterprise cloud computing solutions, from July 2003 to June 2005, where he led the development effort to extend the Salesforce Platform to the enterprise. Prior to his time with salesforce.com, Mr. Gassner was with PeopleSoft from January 1995 to June 2003. At PeopleSoft, he served as Chief Architect and General Manager responsible for development, strategy, marketing and deployment of PeopleTools, the architecture underlying PeopleSoft’s application suite. Mr. Gassner began his career with International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). At IBM, Mr. Gassner conducted research and development on relational database technology, including the DB2 database. Mr. Gassner earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Oregon State University. Our Board of Directors determined that Mr. Gassner should serve as a director based on his position as one of our founders and as our Chief Executive Officer, his extensive experience in general management and software and platform development and his experience in the software industry.

Timothy Cabral

Mr. Timothy S. (Tim) Cabral is Chief Financial Officer for Veeva Systems Inc. Prior to joining Veeva, Mr. Cabral served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer for Modus Group, LLC, a wireless solutions and services company, from February 2008 to February 2010 and served as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations for Agistics, Inc., an employee management services company, from March 2005 to June 2007. Mr. Cabral previously spent more than seven years at PeopleSoft, beginning in November 1997, where he held various positions, including Vice President of Products & Technology Finance and Senior Director of Corporate FP&A. Mr. Cabral earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Santa Clara University and a Master of Business Administration from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.

Alan Mateo

Mr. Alan V. Mateo is Executive Vice President of Sales of the company since April 2015. Prior to joining Veeva, Mr. Mateo served in various executive roles at Medidata Solutions, Inc., a provider of a platform of cloud-based solutions for life sciences, from March 2005 to February 2015, including as Executive Vice President of Field Operations from January 2014 to February 2015. Before Medidata, Mr. Mateo spent 11 years at PeopleSoft, where his responsibilities included product lines sales, sales operations and the integration of JD Edwards into PeopleSoft’s global sales organization. Prior to PeopleSoft, Mr. Mateo was northeast sales director for Red Pepper Software Co., a provider of supply chain management planning application software, and a major account executive at JD Edwards. Mr. Mateo earned a Bachelor of Science in both Computer Science and Marketing from Juniata College.

Jonathan Faddis

Mr. Jonathan (“Josh”) W. Faddis is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of the company. He has served as our Senior Vice President since April 2016 and General Counsel since September 2012. Mr. Faddis has also served as our Corporate Secretary since May 2013. Prior to joining Veeva, Mr. Faddis served in various roles at Taleo Corporation, a software-as-a-service provider of human capital management solutions, beginning in June 2001 through April 2012, including Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary. Prior to joining Taleo, Mr. Faddis conducted intellectual property and business litigation at Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and served as a Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Justice Craig Enoch, Supreme Court of the State of Texas. Mr. Faddis earned a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics from Texas A&M University and a Juris Doctor degree from the Georgetown University Law Center.

Frederic Lequient

Mr. Frederic Lequient is Senior Vice President - Global Customer Services of the company. Prior to joining Veeva, Mr. Lequient served as Vice President, Customer Success at PubMatic, Inc., a marketing automation software platform company, from April 2015 to December 2015. From April 2014 to January 2015, Mr. Lequient served as Senior Vice President, Customer Success at FollowAnalytics, Inc., a provider of a mobile marketing automation and engagement platform. From April 2012 to April 2014, Mr. Lequient served as Group Vice President, Consulting at Oracle Corporation, an enterprise software company. From September 1999 to April 2012, Mr. Lequient served in various roles at Taleo, including as Vice President, Field Solutions and Business Development. Mr. Lequient earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering from Université de Montréal — Ecole polytechnique de Montréal.

E. Nitsa Zuppas

Ms. E. Nitsa Zuppas is Chief Marketing Officer of the company. Prior to joining Veeva, Ms. Zuppas served as Chief Marketing Officer for First Virtual Group, a diversified holding company with global interests in real estate, agribusiness, philanthropy, and global financial asset management, and Executive Director of the Siebel Foundation from February 2006 to March 2013. From March 1998 to January 2006, Ms. Zuppas served in a number of executive roles at Siebel Systems, including Director, Product Marketing, Senior Director, Investor Relations, General Manager, Siebel Retail, and Vice President, Marketing. Ms. Zuppas earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History from California State University.

Mark Carges

Mr. Mark T. Carges serves as Director of the company. Mr. Carges currently serves on the board of directors of Splunk and Magnet Systems. He was the CTO of eBay Inc. from September 2009 to September 2014, and served on the eBay Inc. leadership team since 2008 overseeing their platform strategy, with overall responsibility for technology, software development, and site operations for eBay.com. Prior to eBay Inc., he was at BEA Systems, a provider of enterprise application infrastructure software that was acquired by Oracle in April 2008. Over more than a decade at BEA, he held various senior technology leadership roles, including chief technology officer. Carges began his career at Bell Labs as one of the original architects of Tuxedo, a software solution for constructing highly scalable transaction processing applications. Carges has also previously served on the board of directors of Rally Software.

Timothy Barabe

Mr. Timothy C. Barabe is Independent Director of Veeva Systems Inc. He retired in 2013 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Affymetrix, Inc. Previously, from July 2006 until March 2010, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Human Genome Sciences, Inc. Mr. Barabe served as Chief Financial Officer of Regent Medical Limited, a U.K.-based, privately owned, surgical supply company, from 2004 to 2006. He was with Novartis AG from 1982 through August 2004, where he served in a succession of senior executive positions in finance and general management, most recently as the Chief Financial Officer of Sandoz GmbH, the generic pharmaceutical subsidiary of Novartis. Mr. Barabe serves on the board of directors of ArQule, a Boston-based, biotech company, Opexa Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, Vigilant Biosciences, a private medical device company, and Project Open Hand, a non-profit organization. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) and his Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago. Our Board of Directors determined that Mr. Barabe should serve as a director based on his extensive executive experience in the life sciences industry and his experience as a finance executive. Mr. Barabe currently serves on our Audit Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee.

Paul Chamberlain

Mr. Paul Chamberlain is Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our Board of Directors since December 2015. Since January 2015, Mr. Chamberlain has operated his own strategic and financial advisory firm, PEC Ventures. From July 1990 to January 2015, Mr. Chamberlain worked at Morgan Stanley, during which time he served as Managing Director for 18 years and as the Co-Head of Global Technology Banking for ten of those years. He also served as a member of the Investment Banking Division’s Operation Committee. Mr. Chamberlain spent the majority of his Morgan Stanley career in the firm’s Menlo Park, California office where he led account teams on financing and strategic transactions for its technology clients. He also serves on the board of directors of TriNet Group, Inc., a provider of human resources solutions, since December 2015. Mr. Chamberlain earned a Bachelor of Arts in History, magna cum laude, from Princeton University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He serves as Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Committee of JobTrain, a non-profit organization based in Menlo Park, California that provides vocational and life skills training, and served on its board of directors for over ten years. Our Board of Directors determined that Mr. Chamberlain should serve as a director based on his extensive experience working with high technology and high growth firms and his financial expertise. Mr. Chamberlain currently serves on our Audit Committee.

Ronald Codd

Mr. Ronald E.F. Codd is Independent Director of Veeva Systems Inc. Mr. Codd has been an independent business consultant since April 2002. From January 1999 to April 2002, Mr. Codd served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Momentum Business Applications, Inc., an enterprise software company. From September 1991 to December 1998, Mr. Codd served as Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of PeopleSoft, Inc., a provider of enterprise application software. Mr. Codd has served on the board of directors of a number of information technology companies, including FireEye, Inc. since July 2012, Rocket Fuel Inc. since February 2012, ServiceNow, Inc. since February 2012, DemandTec, Inc. from February 2007 to February 2012, Data Domain, Inc. from October 2006 to July 2009, Interwoven, Inc. from July 1999 to April 2009 and Agile Software Corporation from August 2003 to July 2007. Mr. Codd holds a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Accounting from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Management in Finance and Management Information Systems degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. Our Board of Directors believes that Mr. Codd’s management experience and his software industry experience, including his experience in finance, give him the breadth of knowledge and valuable understanding of our industry which qualify him to serve as a member of our Board of Directors. Mr. Codd currently serves on our Audit Committee and Compensation Committee.

Paul Sekhri

Mr. Paul Sekhri is Independent Director of the company. He has served as a member of our Board of Directors since July 2014. Since February 2016, Mr. Sekhri has been Operating Partner at Highline Therapeutics, a biotech incubator launched by Versant Ventures. Concurrently and since February 2015, Mr. Sekhri has been President and CEO of Lycera Corp., a biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Lycera, Mr. Sekhri was Senior Vice President, Integrated Care at Sanofi S.A., a multinational pharmaceutical company headquartered in France, from April 2014 to January 2015. From May 2013 to March 2014, Mr. Sekhri was Group Executive Vice President, Global Business Development and Chief Strategy Officer at Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd., a global pharmaceuticals company focusing on the manufacture of generic and proprietary pharmaceutical products headquartered in Israel. From January 2009 to May 2013, Mr. Sekhri was Operating Partner and Head, Biotech Ops Group at TPG Biotech, the life sciences venture arm of the global private investment firm TPG Capital, where he was responsible for a portfolio of more than 50 life sciences companies. From December 2004 to January 2009, Mr. Sekhri was President and CEO of Cerimon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company focusing on auto-immune diseases and pain management. Mr. Sekhri has served as a director of numerous private and public company boards, including Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc. since February 2016, Pharming N.V. since April 2015, Enumeral Biomedical Holdings, Inc. since December 2014, Tandem Diabetes Care Inc. from May 2012 to May 2013, MacroGenics, Inc. from January 2010 to May 2013 and Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from January 2008 to September 2012. Mr. Sekhri completed post-graduate studies in clinical anatomy and neuroscience at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine and received a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Zoology from the University of Maryland.

Rick Lund

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Gordon Ritter

285,417

Matthew Wallach

275,000

Peter Gassner

297,917

Timothy Cabral

297,917

Alan Mateo

690,717

Jonathan Faddis

494,317

Frederic Lequient

2,466,070

E. Nitsa Zuppas

494,317

Mark Carges

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Timothy Barabe

224,988

Paul Chamberlain

224,988

Ronald Codd

269,555

Paul Sekhri

197,500

Rick Lund

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As Of  30 Jan 2017