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Board of Directors

Ronald W. Hovsepian


Ron Hovsepian has been the chairman of the board since May 2019 and was the board’s lead independent director from October 2014 through April 2019 and the non-executive chairman from 2014 until 2016. Ron has been an executive partner at Flagship Pioneering, Inc., a venture capital firm focused on healthcare, since October 2018. He was chief executive officer of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a telecommunications software and services company, from January to April 2017. Ron served as chief executive officer of Intralinks Holdings, Inc., a global provider of services and software, from December 2011 to January 2017. He joined software company Novell, Inc. in 2003 and was its chief executive officer, from 2005 to 2011. Prior to Novell, Ron was in the venture capital industry. He started his career at IBM and served in several executive positions over approximately 16 years. He currently serves on the board of directors of two private companies, ECi Software Solutions and Skillsoft, an educational technology company, where he is also the executive chairman.

Ron serves on the board of directors of Pegasystems Inc., a cloud software company. He previously served as a member of the board of directors and as non-executive chairman for ANN Inc., a women’s clothing retailer.

Member of the Compensation Committee

Member of the Nominating and Governance Committee

Chair of the Strategic Partnerships and Transactions Committee

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