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CarGurus Inc (CARG.OQ)

CARG.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Langley Steinert

2017 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Jason Trevisan

43 2016 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer

Samuel Zales

54 Chief Operating Officer

Kathleen Patton

51 2017 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Thomas Caputo

44 Senior Vice President - Products

Oliver Chrzan

39 2015 Senior Vice President - Engineering

Sarah Welch

45 2016 Senior Vice President - Consumer Marketing

Ian Smith

47 2007 Director

Steven Conine

45 2018 Independent Director

Lori Hickok

54 2018 Independent Director

Stephen Kaufer

55 2007 Independent Director

Anastasios Parafestas

62 2006 Independent Director

Greg Schwartz

45 2018 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Langley Steinert

Mr. Langley Steinert is the Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Steinert is the Chief Executive Officer, Founder of the Company, Steinert founded CarGurus in 2006 with a vision for helping automotive shoppers better navigate their car search. Since then, the company has grown to become a leading global automotive marketplace, helping millions of shoppers find great car deals and connect with top-rated dealers. Prior to founding CarGurus, Langley was Chairman/co-founder of TripAdvisor, now the world’s largest online travel website. He also held management rolls at Viaweb (sold to Yahoo! Inc.), Papyrus, and Lotus Development Corp. Langley holds an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a BA from Georgetown University. We believe Mr. Steinert is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive experience in the online marketplace industry. As our founder and Chief Executive Officer, we also value his deep understanding of our business as it has evolved over time.

Jason Trevisan

Mr. Jason Trevisan is the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Trevisan is the Chief Financial Officer of the Company, Prior to CarGurus, Trevisan was with Polaris Partners for twelve years, serving as a General Partner since 2010. While at Polaris, Jason lead and supported investments and served on the boards of Internet and SaaS companies including Legalzoom, Shoedazzle, Life Line Screening, PartsSource and Art.com among others. Prior to Polaris, he held various management roles in Analytics and Client Services at aQuantive (acquired by Microsoft). Earlier in his career he was a consultant with Bain & Company. Trevisan received his MBA with Distinction from The Tuck School at Dartmouth graduating as an Edward Tuck Scholar and a BA with honors from Duke University.

Samuel Zales

Mr. Samuel Zales is the Chief Operating Officer of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Zales was Chief Executive Officer of ClickSquared, a marketing software company that was acquired by Zeta Interactive in January, 2014. Prior to ClickSquared, Zales was President of Zoom Information where he led day-to-day operations and oversaw the company’s growth strategy into the marketing services and sales intelligence arenas. Prior to ZoomInfo, Zales was President and CEO of BuyerZone.com, an online marketplace for business purchasing which he led from early stage through six years of monthly growth in revenue and profitability to its successful acquisition by Reed Elsevier (NYSE: RUK) in 2007. Zales holds an MBA with distinction from Kellogg (Northwestern University) and a BA with honors from Dartmouth College.

Kathleen Patton

Ms. Kathleen Patton is the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Cargurus Inc, since August 2017 Ms. Patton is the Senior Vice President, General Counsel Cargurus Inc. Ms. Patton previously served as the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of Demandware, Inc., or Demandware, a provider of enterprise-class cloud commerce solutions for retailers and branded manufacturers, from June 2015 until August 2016 and as Demandware’s Associate General Counsel from April 2012 until June 2015. From June 2010 until March 2012, Ms. Patton was Associate General Counsel at Stream Global Services, Inc., or Stream, a business process outsource service provider specializing in customer relationship management. Prior to joining Stream, Ms. Patton worked in law firms, as the Director of Practice Development at Brown Rudnick LLP, the Practice Director at Day Pitney LLP, a corporate partner and associate at McDermott, Will & Emery LLP and an associate at Walter, Conston, Alexander & Green, P.C. Ms. Patton holds a Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College.

Thomas Caputo

Mr. Thomas Michael Caputo is the Senior Vice President of Products of Cargurus Inc, Prior to joining CarGurus, Tom spent five years as the Chief Product Officer at Fiksu, a mobile marketing innovator, where he successfully led the company's product strategy and development. He also served as the Vice President of Product Management for x +1, acquired by Rocket Fuel in 2014, and Group Product Manager at Microsoft. Mr. Caputo holds a Master of Science degree from Stanford University, a Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College..

Oliver Chrzan

Mr. Oliver Chrzan is the Senior Vice President of Engineering of Cargurus Inc, since November 2015. Mr. Chrzan served as our Vice President of Engineering from September 2013 to November 2015, our Director of Software Development from May 2010 to September 2013, and our Senior Software Engineer from March 2008 to May 2010. Prior to joining CarGurus, from January 2006 to January 2008, Mr. Chrzan worked as a Senior Technical Lead at Dovel Technologies, or Dovel, a software company. At Dovel, Mr. Chrzan led a team of engineers who developed large information systems for various U.S. government agencies. Prior to joining Dovel, from June 2000 to January 2006, Mr. Chrzan worked at Raytheon on several U.S. Department of Defense projects. Mr. Chrzan holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University.

Sarah Welch

Ms. Sarah Welch is the Senior Vice President of Consumer Marketing of Cargurus Inc, since February 2016. Prior to joining CarGurus, from August 2011 to January 2016, Ms. Welch was Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager, Consumer at Gazelle, Inc., or Gazelle, a consumer electronics marketplace where she oversaw the end-to-end consumer experience including all aspects of marketing, product management, customer care, and direct-to-consumer sales. Prior to Gazelle, from January 2005 to July 2011, Ms. Welch held various positions at TripAdvisor, an online marketplace for travel-related content. Her roles at TripAdvisor included Vice President of the TripAdvisor Media Group from July 2009 to August 2011, Vice President of Marketing from March 2008 to July 2009, and Director from January 2005 to March 2008. Ms. Welch holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University.

Ian Smith

Mr. Ian Smith is the Director of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Smith has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2007. Mr. Smith has been a Managing Director at Allen & Company LLC, a holder of more than 5% of our capital stock, since March 2003, where Mr. Smith focuses on technology companies, providing advice and investment services. Mr. Smith currently serves on the board of directors of Aurora Innovation, Inc., a privately held provider of autonomous vehicle technology. Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College. We believe Mr. Smith is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive experience working with and advising technology companies on strategic transactions through his investment banking and investing experience, as well as his insight into financial and investment matters.

Steven Conine

Mr. Steven (Steve) Conine is an Independent Director of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Conine is the co-founder of Wayfair Inc. (“Wayfair”) and has served as a director of Wayfair since 2002. He previously served as Wayfair’s Chief Technology Officer from 2002 until 2015. Prior to founding Wayfair, Mr. Conine served as Chief Technology Officer for Simplify Mobile Corporation, an enterprise software company he co-founded in 2001, Chief Operating Officer for the London office of iXL Enterprises, Inc. from 1999 to 2000, and Chief Technology Officer of Spinners Incorporated, an IT consulting company he co-founded, from 1995 to 1998. Mr. Conine received a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University.

Lori Hickok

Ms. Lori A. Hickok is an Independent Director of Cargurus Inc. Ms. Hickok was the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial and Development Officer for Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (“Scripps”), a leading developer of engaging lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for television, the Internet and emerging platforms, from July 2017 until April 2018. Prior to that time, she served as Scripps’ Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer from March 2015 until June 2017, and Executive Vice President, Finance from July 2008 until February 2015. Prior to Scripps’ spin off from The E.W. Scripps Company (“E.W. Scripps”) on July 1, 2008, Ms. Hickok also had served six years as E.W. Scripps’ Vice President and Corporate Controller. She first joined E.W. Scripps in 1988, as a financial analyst in the corporate finance department, and held positions as the Chief Analyst for Corporate Development, New Media Operations Controller and Divisional Controller for E.W. Scripps’ former cable television systems division, which merged in 1996 with Comcast Corporation. A certified public accountant, Ms. Hickok received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting & Finance from Miami University. Ms. Hickok also serves on the Board of Directors of Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee.

Stephen Kaufer

Mr. Stephen Kaufer is an Independent Director of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Kaufer has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2007. He co-founded TripAdvisor, Inc., or TripAdvisor, an online marketplace for travel-related content, in February 2000 and has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of TripAdvisor since that time. Mr. Kaufer has been a director of TripAdvisor since the completion of its spin-off from Expedia, Inc. in December 2011. Prior to co-founding TripAdvisor, Mr. Kaufer served as President of CDS, Inc., or CDS, an independent software vendor specializing in programming and testing tools. Prior to joining CDS, Mr. Kaufer co-founded CenterLine Software in 1985 and served as its Vice President of Engineering until 1998. Mr. Kaufer serves on the boards of several privately held companies, including LiveData, Inc. and GlassDoor, Inc., as well as the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation. Mr. Kaufer holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard University. We believe Mr. Kaufer is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive experience as an executive in the online marketplace industry. Mr. Kaufer also possesses strategic and governance skills gained through his executive and director roles with several public and private companies.

Anastasios Parafestas

Mr. Anastasios Parafestas is an Independent Director of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Parafestas has served as a member of our board of directors since March 2006. Mr. Parafestas founded The Bollard Group LLC, an investment advisory firm, and has been the President and Managing Member of it since July 1995, and of its private equity arm Spinnaker Capital LLC since March 2000. Spinnaker Capital LLC is the Managing Member of Argonaut 22 LLC, a holder of more than 5% of our capital stock. During the past five years, Mr. Parafestas has served as a member of the board of directors of seven private companies and served as a member of the audit and compensation committees of two of such companies. Mr. Parafestas holds a Master of Law in Taxation from Boston University, a Juris Doctor from New England Law | Boston, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Bentley College. We believe Mr. Parafestas is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive business experience in the areas of investment management, accounting, taxation, and consulting and his years of experience serving as a board member.

Greg Schwartz

Mr. Greg M. Schwartz is an Independent Director of Cargurus Inc. Mr. Schwartz has served as Zillow Group’s Chief Business Officer since August 2015. Prior to that time, Mr. Schwartz served as Chief Revenue Officer from September 2010 to August 2015 and as Vice President of Sales from March 2007 to September 2010. Prior to joining Zillow, Mr. Schwartz was Vice President of Advertising Sales at CNNMoney.com, a financial media company, from July 2005 to March 2007. From August 2001 to July 2005, Mr. Schwartz served as National Accounts Director for the Automotive and Finance Properties of Yahoo!, Inc., an online search company. Mr. Schwartz held various positions at DoubleClick, Inc., an online advertising company, from 1998 to 2000, including Director of Business Development. Mr. Schwartz holds a B.A. in Government from Hamilton College. We believe Mr. Schwartz is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive experience as an executive in the media and internet industries.

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