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Board of Directors

David W. Mann, Non-Executive Chairman

David W. Mann has been Chairman of our Board of Directors since 2006. From 1969 to 1994, Mr. Mann was employed by Logica plc, where he became their group chief executive and then their deputy chairman. Since 1994, Mr. Mann served as a non-executive chairman or director of several companies including, until 2010, 11 years as senior independent director of AVEVA Group plc, an engineering technology provider listed on the London Stock Exchange. He is currently a non-executive director of Charteris plc, a technology consulting company listed on AIM. Mr. Mann holds a degree in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics from Jesus College, Cambridge University, and is a past president of the British Computer Society.

Alex Moukas, Chief Executive Officer

Alex Moukas is one of our co-founders and has been our chief executive officer and a director since its inception in 2000. He previously co-founded, and served from 1998 to 2000 as the chief scientist of Frictionless Commerce, Inc., a privately held, strategic sourcing software provider in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which was later acquired by SAP AG. Mr. Moukas holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Computer Systems from the American College of Greece, an M.S. in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh and an M.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Nicholas P. Negroponte, Non-Executive Director

Nicholas P. Negroponte has been a member of our board of directors since 2006. He is the co-founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Laboratory and has been a member of its faculty since 1966. Professor Negroponte is on the board of several privately held companies and is a published author and founder of WiReD magazine. He also founded in 2005 and continues to serve as chairman of One Laptop per Child, a non-profit association. Professor Negroponte holds a B.S. and an M.S. in Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

David C.D. Hobley, Non-Executive Director

David C.D. Hobley has been a member of our board of directors since 2006. Mr. Hobley has served for more than 35 years in investment banking firms, having previously been with Deloitte and Touche LLP and Coopers and Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers). He was first with SG Warburg & Co. in London from 1972 to 1997, and has been with Deutsche Bank AG in London from 1998 to the present. He was an independent director and chairman of the audit committee of Orange S.A., a subsidiary of France Telecom, from 2003 to 2007 and remains on the boards of several France Telecom/Orange related companies. He also serves as a director for Sonaecom S.A. a publicly traded Portuguese telecommunications company, and several privately held companies. Mr. Hobley is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Chris Kaskavelis, Chief Operating Officer

Chris Kaskavelis is one of our co-founders and has been our chief operating officer and a director since our inception in 2000. In 1996, he started a division of TCA Software, a privately held enterprise software company based in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Kaskavelis serves as a director for several privately held companies. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.A. in Business Economics from Brown University. Dr. Kaskavelis also holds an M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering and a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management from Boston University.

Mari Baker, Non-Executive Director

Mari Baker has been a member of our board since August 2011. Ms. Baker is the CEO of PlayFirst, a position she has held since March 2009. She was also the CEO of Navigenics from 2007 to 2009 as well as an executive-in-residence at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, which she joined in 2006. Prior to that, she was president of BabyCenter, LLC, a Johnson & Johnson company from 1999 to 2006. Under her leadership, BabyCenter became the world's leading Website for new and expectant parents, winning numerous online health awards and expanding significantly offline and internationally. Prior to her tenure with BabyCenter and Johnson & Johnson, she was a Senior Vice President at Intuit, Inc., which she joined in 1989. Mari led Quicken to grow into the number one personal finance product in the world, along with international expansion and the launch of Baker also held executive positions at Now Software, Migent Software, and E.F. Hutton. Mari Baker attended Stanford University, and served on the board of trustees of Stanford University from 1996 to 2003. Baker currently serves on the board of directors of the Cozi Group after joining in 2009, and she is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization.

Phokion Potamianos, Non-Executive Director

Phokion Potamianos has been a member of our board since August 2011. Potamianos was a Partner at Francisco Partners from 2005 until January 2010. Prior to that Mr. Potamianos served as Head of the UBS global semiconductor investment banking group from 2004 to 2005, with responsibilities in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Earlier in his career, he served as an Institutional Investor Ranked Research Analyst of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Mr. Potamianos is a former Director of Numonyx Corp and was a Director at MagnaChip Semiconductor from 2005 to 2008. From 1997 to 2000, Mr. Potamianos was a research analyst at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette from 1999-2000. Mr.Potamianos received his Masters of Science from the London School of Economics.

Business Advisory Board

Anthony Bettencourt

Anthony Bettencourt was the chief executive officer of Verity Inc., and led the company through its acquisition by Autonomy Corp. plc. In 2005, he was awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Technology & Software, Northern California Region. He currently serves as the non-executive chairman of the board of directors of Blinkx, Inc., an Internet video search engine and also serves on the board of directors of NetBase Solutions, Inc., an Internet social media search company and NextPage, Inc., an electronic document retention software company. Mr. Bettencourt also serves on the board of directors of the Alameda County Community Food Bank. Mr. Bettencourt earned a B.A. in English from Santa Clara University in 2006.

David Rosenblatt

David Rosenblatt most recently served as President, Global Display Advertising, of Google, from October 2008 to May 2009. Mr. Rosenblatt joined Google in March 2008 in connection with Google’s acquisition of DoubleClick, a provider of digital marketing technology and services. He joined DoubleClick in 1997 as part of the initial management team and during his tenure he held several executive positions, including serving as CEO of DoubleClick from July 2005 through March 2008, and as the president of DoubleClick from 2000 through July 2005. Prior to joining DoubleClick, Mr. Rosenblatt spent several years as an investment banker at S.G. Warburg & Co, in Hong Kong, London and New York. Mr. Rosenblatt graduated Magna Cum Laude from Yale University and from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Jack Plating

Jack Plating most recently served as EVP and COO of Verizon Wireless, from which he retired at the end of 2009. Mr. Plating developed and managed the company’s multi-channel distribution strategies and a comprehensive consumer marketing effort that includes more than 2,300 company-owned stores. He oversaw customer service and operations, advertising and marketing, product development and inventory, and managed Verizon Wireless’ $28 billion acquisition of Alltel. He was previously the president of the south area for Verizon Wireless, overseeing the integration of Bell Atlantic Mobile, AirTouch, GTE and Prime Co. into one operating unit. He began his career as a district sales manager for Motorola, and then led the development of the wireless communications business for Metro Mobile, which was later acquired by Bell Atlantic Mobile. Mr. Plating is a graduate of the University of Arkansas.

Graham Smith

Graham Smith has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of, inc. since March 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Smith served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer designate of, inc. from December 2007 to March 2008. Prior to, Mr. Smith was at Advent Software Inc. and served as its chief financial officer from January 2003 to December 2007. In addition to Advent Software, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Vitria Technology and Nuance Communications, and also served at Oracle Corporation in various senior finance roles, lastly as Vice President of Finance for worldwide operations. Mr. Smith holds a B.Sc. from Bristol University in England and qualified as a member of the Institute of chartered accountants in England and Wales.