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Match Group Inc (MTCH.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Joseph Levin

38 2017 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Sharmistha Dubey

47 2018 President

Amanda Ginsberg

48 2017 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Gregory Blatt

49 2017 Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board

Gary Swidler

47 2015 Chief Financial Officer

Jared Sine

39 2016 General Counsel, Secretary

Glenn Schiffman

48 2016 Director

Mark Stein

50 2015 Director

Gregg Winiarski

47 2015 Director

Sam Yagan

41 2016 Director

Ann McDaniel

62 2015 Independent Director

Thomas McInerney

53 2015 Independent Director

Pamela Seymon

62 2015 Independent Director

Alan Spoon

66 2017 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Joseph Levin

Mr. Joseph Levin is Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Levin has served as Chief Executive Officer of IAC since June 2015 and prior to that time, served as Chief Executive Officer of IAC Search & Applications, overseeing the desktop software, mobile applications and media properties that comprised IAC’s former Search & Applications segment, from January 2012. From November 2009 to January 2012, Mr. Levin served as Chief Executive Officer of Mindspark Interactive Network, an IAC subsidiary, and previously served in various capacities at IAC in strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions and finance since joining IAC in 2003. Prior to joining IAC, Mr. Levin worked in the Technology Mergers & Acquisitions group for Credit Suisse First Boston (now Credit Suisse) advising public and private technology and e-commerce companies on a variety of transactions. Mr. Levin has served on the boards of directors of IAC, Groupon, Inc. and ANGI Homeservices Inc. since June 2015, March 2017 and September 2017, respectively, and currently serves as Chairman of the board of ANGI Homeservices Inc. Mr. Levin previously served on the boards of directors of LendingTree, Inc. (from August 2008 through November 2014) and The Active Network (beginning prior to its 2011 initial public offering through its sale in December 2013). In addition to his for-profit affiliations, Mr. Levin serves on the Undergraduate Executive Board of Wharton School. In nominating Mr. Levin, the Board considered the unique knowledge and experience regarding Match Group and its businesses that he has gained through his various roles with IAC since 2003, most recently his role as Chief Executive Officer of IAC, as well as his high level of financial literacy and expertise regarding mergers, acquisitions, investments and other strategic transactions.

Sharmistha Dubey

Ms. Sharmistha Dubey has been appointed as President of the company effective January 1, 2018. Prior to that time, she served as Chief Operating Officer of Tinder from February 2017 to January 2018 and as President of Match Group Americas, where she oversaw the product and business operations for North American dating properties, including the Match U.S. brand, PlentyOfFish, OkCupid and Match Affinity Brands, from December 2015 to January 2018. Prior to that, she served in multiple roles within the Company: Chief Product Officer of The Princeton Review and Tutor.com from July 2014 to December 2015; Executive Vice President of Tutor.com from April 2013 to July 2014; Chief Product Officer of Match.com from January 2013 through April 2013 and Senior Vice President, Match.com and Chemistry.com from September 2008 through December 2012. She holds an undergraduate degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and a master’s in engineering from Ohio State University.

Amanda Ginsberg

Ms. Amanda Wayne Ginsberg had been appointed as Chief Executive Officer, Director of the company. Prior to that time, she served as Chief Executive Officer of Match Group Americas, where she was responsible for the Match U.S. brand, Match Affinity Brands, OkCupid, PlentyOfFish, ParPerfeito and overall North and South American expansion from December 2015 to December 2017. Prior to that, she served in several roles within the Company: Chief Executive Officer of The Princeton Review from July 2014 to December 2015; Chief Executive Officer of Tutor.com from April 2013 to December 2015; Chief Executive Officer from October 2012 to March 2013 and Senior Vice President and General Manager from September 2008 to October 2012 of Match.com; and Vice President and General Manager from March 2006 to September 2008 of Chemistry.com. She has served as a director of J. C. Penney Company, Inc. since July 2015 and served as a director of Care.com from 2012 to 2014. She holds an undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. In nominating Ms. Ginsberg, the Board considered her current position as Chief Executive Officer of the Company as well as her considerable experience managing operations and strategic planning, including in her prior roles within the Company.

Gregory Blatt

Mr. Gregory R. Blatt has been appointed as Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of the company. Prior to his current roles, Mr. Blatt served as Chairman of Match Group from December 2013 through December 2017, Chief Executive Officer of Match Group from January 2016 to December 2017 and Chief Executive Officer of Tinder from December 2016 to December 2017. Prior to that time, he served as Chief Executive Officer of IAC/InterActiveCorp (“IAC”) from December 2010 through December 2013, as head of its former Match segment during 2009 and 2010 and as its General Counsel from 2003 through 2008. Prior to joining IAC, Mr. Blatt was General Counsel of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and an associate at the law firms of Grubman Indursky & Shire and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. He has a B.A. from Colgate University and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. In nominating Mr. Blatt, the Board considered his prior role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and his prior roles at IAC, as well as his financial literacy, expertise regarding mergers, acquisitions, investments and other strategic transactions and operating experience.

Gary Swidler

Mr. Gary Swidler is Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Prior, Mr. Swidler was a Managing Director and Head of the Financial Institutions Investment Banking Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (“Merrill Lynch”) from April 2014 to August 2015. Prior to that time, Mr. Swidler held a variety of positions at Merrill Lynch and its predecessors since 1997, most recently as Managing Director and Head of Specialty Finance from April 2009 to April 2014. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Mr. Swidler was an associate at the law firm of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Mr. Swidler has a BSE from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from New York University School of Law.

Jared Sine

Mr. Jared F. Sine is General Counsel, Secretary of the Company. Prior to that time, Mr. Sine was Vice President and Associate General Counsel of Expedia Group, Inc. (“Expedia”) from July 2015 to June 2016 and in that capacity was responsible for mergers, acquisitions and other strategic transactions. Prior to that time, Mr. Sine held a variety of legal positions at Expedia from October 2012. Prior to joining Expedia, Mr. Sine was an associate at the law firms of Latham & Watkins and Cravath, Swaine & Moore. Mr. Sine has a BS and JD from Brigham Young University.

Glenn Schiffman

Mr. Glenn H. Schiffman is Director of the Company. Mr. Schiffman has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of IAC since April 2016 and as Chief Financial Officer of ANGI Homeservices Inc. since September 2017. Prior to joining IAC, Mr. Schiffman served as Senior Managing Director at Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets business of Guggenheim Partners, since March 2013. Prior to his tenure at Guggenheim Securities, Mr. Schiffman was a partner at The Raine Group, a merchant bank focused on advising and investing in the technology, media and telecommunications industries, from September 2011 to March 2013. Prior to joining The Raine Group, Mr. Schiffman served as Co-Head of the Global Media group at Lehman Brothers from 2005 to 2007 and Head of Investment Banking Asia-Pacific at Lehman Brothers (and subsequently Nomura) from April 2007 to January 2010, as well as Head of Investment Banking, Americas from January 2010 to April 2011 for Nomura. Mr. Schiffman’s roles at Nomura followed Nomura’s acquisition of Lehman’s Asia business in 2008. Mr. Schiffman has served on the board of directors of ANGI Homeservices Inc. since June 2017. In his not-for-profit affiliations, Mr. Schiffman is a member of the National Committee on United States-China Relations and serves as a Member of the Board of Visitors for the Duke University School of Medicine.

Mark Stein

Mr. Mark J. Stein is Director of the Company. Mr. Stein has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer of IAC since January 2016 and prior to that time, served as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer of IAC from September 2015. Mr. Stein previously served as both Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at IAC (from January 2008) and Chief Strategy Officer of IAC Search & Applications, the desktop software, mobile applications and media properties that comprised IAC’s former Search & Applications segment (from November 2012). Prior to his service in these roles, Mr. Stein served in several other capacities for IAC and its businesses, including as Chief Strategy Officer of Mindspark Interactive Network from 2009 to 2012, and prior to that time as Executive Vice President of Corporate and Business Development of IAC Search & Media. Mr. Stein has served on the board of directors of ANGI Homeservices Inc. since September 2017. In nominating Mr. Stein, the Board considered the unique knowledge and experience that he has gained through his various roles with IAC since 2005, as well as his high levels of financial and legal literacy, experience in operating a variety of online consumer service businesses and expertise regarding investments, partnerships and other strategic transactions.

Gregg Winiarski

Mr. Gregg Winiarski is Director of the Company. Mr. Winiarski has served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of IAC since February 2014 and previously served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of IAC from February 2009 to February 2014. Mr. Winiarski previously served as Associate General Counsel of IAC from February 2005, during which time he had primary responsibility for all legal aspects of IAC’s mergers and acquisitions and other transactional work. Prior to joining IAC in February 2005, Mr. Winiarski was an associate with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, a global law firm, from 1996 to February 2005. Prior to joining Skadden, Mr. Winiarski was a certified public accountant with Ernst & Young in New York. Mr. Winiarski has served on the board of directors of ANGI Homeservices Inc. since June 2017. In nominating Mr. Winiarski, the Board considered the unique knowledge and experience regarding Match Group and its businesses that he has gained through his various roles with IAC since 2005, most recently his role as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, as well as his high level of financial literacy and expertise regarding mergers, acquisitions, investments and other strategic transactions.

Sam Yagan

Mr. Sam Yagan is Director of the Company. Mr. Yagan previously served as Chief Executive Officer of the Company from December 2013 through December 2015 and as Chief Executive Officer of Match.com, Inc. from September 2012 to December 2013. Prior to his service in these roles, Mr. Yagan served as Chief Executive Officer of OkCupid, which he co-founded in May 2003 and IAC acquired in February 2011. Mr. Yagan has served as Chief Executive Officer of ShopRunner, a members-only online shopping service, since July 2016. In nominating Mr. Yagan, the Board considered the unique knowledge and experience regarding Match Group and its businesses that he has gained through his various roles with Match Group and Match.com since 2012, most recently his role as Chief Executive Officer of Match Group, as well his role as co-founder of OkCupid and his high levels of technological, product and industry expertise.

Ann McDaniel

Ms. Ann L. McDaniel is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. McDaniel currently serves as a consultant to Graham Holdings Company and previously served as Senior Vice President of Graham Holdings Company (and its predecessor companies) from June 2008 to April 2015. Prior to that time, Ms. McDaniel served as Vice President-Human Resources of Graham Holdings Company from September 2001. Ms. McDaniel also served as Managing Director of Newsweek, Inc., a Graham Holdings Company property, from January 2008 until its sale in September 2010, and prior to that time, held various editorial positions at Newsweek. In nominating Ms. McDaniel, the Board considered her extensive human resources experience, which the Board believes give her particular insight into personnel and compensation matters, as well as her management experience with Newsweek, which the Board believes gives her insight into business strategy, leadership and marketing.

Thomas McInerney

Mr. Thomas J. McInerney is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. McInerney has served as Chief Executive Officer of Altaba Inc., a publicly traded registered investment company and the successor company to Yahoo! Inc., since June 2017. Mr. McInerney previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of IAC from January 2005 to March 2012. From January 2003 through December 2005, he served as Chief Executive Officer of the retailing division of IAC, which included HSN, Inc. and Cornerstone Brands. From May 1999 to January 2003, Mr. McInerney served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ticketmaster, formerly Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch, Inc., a live entertainment ticketing and marketing company. From 1986 to 1988 and from 1990 to 1999, Mr. McInerney worked at Morgan Stanley, a global financial services firm, most recently as Principal. Mr. McInerney has served on the boards of directors of Altaba Inc. since June 2017 and Interval Leisure Group, Inc. since August 2008. During the past five years, Mr. McInerney served on the boards of Yahoo! Inc., HSN, Inc., and Cardlytics, Inc. In nominating Mr. McInerney, the Board considered his extensive senior leadership experience at IAC and his related knowledge and experience regarding the Match Group, as well as his high level of financial literacy and expertise regarding restructurings, mergers and acquisitions and operations, and his public company board and committee experience.

Pamela Seymon

Ms. Pamela S. Seymon is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Seymon was a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, a New York law firm (“WLRK”), from January 1989 to January 2011, and prior to that time, was an associate at WLRK from 1982. During her tenure at WLRK, Ms. Seymon specialized in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, securities and corporate governance, and represented public and private corporations on offense as well as defense, in both friendly and unsolicited transactions. Ms. Seymon is a graduate of Wellesley College, where she was a Wellesley Scholar, and New York University School of Law. In nominating Ms. Seymon, the Board considered her extensive experience representing public and private corporations in connection with a wide array of complex, sophisticated and high profile matters, as well as her high level of expertise generally regarding mergers, acquisitions, investments and other strategic transactions.

Alan Spoon

Mr. Alan G. Spoon is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Spoon has served as Partner Emeritus of Polaris Partners since January 2015 and previously served as Managing General Partner of Polaris Partners from 2000 to 2010. Polaris Partners is a private investment firm that provides venture capital and management assistance to development stage information technology and life sciences companies. Mr. Spoon was Chief Operating Officer and a director of The Washington Post Company (now known as Graham Holdings Company) from March 1991 through May 2000 and served as President from September 1993 through May 2000. Prior to his service in these roles, he held a wide variety of positions at The Washington Post Company, including President of Newsweek from September 1989 to May 1991. Mr. Spoon has served as a member of the boards of directors of IAC since February 2003, Danaher Corporation since July 1999, CableOne since July 2015 and as Chairman of the board of directors of Fortive Corporation since July 2016. In his not-for-profit affiliations, Mr. Spoon was a member of the Board of Regents at the Smithsonian Institution (formerly Vice Chairman) and is now a member of the MIT Corporation (and its Executive Committee). He also serves as a member of the board of directors of edX (a non-profit online education platform sponsored by Harvard and MIT). In nominating Mr. Spoon, the Board considered his extensive private and public company board and committee experience and public company management experience, all of which the Board believes give him particular insight into business strategy, leadership and marketing in the media industry. The Board also considered Mr. Spoon’s private equity experience and his MIT engagement, which the Board believes gives him particular insight into trends in the internet and technology industries, as well as into acquisition strategy and finance.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Joseph Levin

--

Sharmistha Dubey

--

Amanda Ginsberg

11,663,200

Gregory Blatt

4,008,100

Gary Swidler

5,616,440

Jared Sine

2,187,530

Glenn Schiffman

--

Mark Stein

--

Gregg Winiarski

--

Sam Yagan

4,290,940

Ann McDaniel

324,984

Thomas McInerney

309,984

Pamela Seymon

314,984

Alan Spoon

329,984
As Of  31 Dec 2017

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