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- Edward J. Zander
Edward J. Zander
Chair: Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Member: Compensation Committee Governance Committee Director since 2009
Mr. Zander served as Chair and CEO of Motorola, Inc. from January 2004 until January 2008, when he retired as CEO and continued as Chair. He resigned as Chair in May 2008. Prior to joining Motorola, Mr. Zander was a Managing Director of Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries, from July 2003 to December 2003. Mr. Zander was President and COO of Sun Microsystems Inc., a leading provider of hardware, software and services for networks, from October 1987 until June 2002. Within the past five years, Mr. Zander has served as a member of the board of directors of NetSuite, Inc.
Expertise: Mr. Zander brings financial, technological, sales and marketing, and research and development expertise to our Board from his career as a senior executive of technology companies, and financial expertise from his prior private equity experience. He brings valuable board experience from his service on other public company boards.