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WABCO Holdings Inc (WBC.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jacques Esculier

58 2009 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Roberto Fioroni

42 2018 Chief Financial Officer

Nick Rens

54 2014 President - Trailer Systems, Aftermarket & Off-Highway

Jorge Solis

45 2016 President - Truck, Bus & Car OEMs

Mazen Mazraani

49 2016 Chief Human Resource Officer

Christian Brenneke

44 2018 Chief Technology Officer

Sean Deason

45 2017 Vice President, Controller, IR Contact Officer

Nicolas Bardot

45 2016 Chief Supply Chain Officer

Lisa Brown

38 2016 Chief Legal Officer and Secretary

Jean-Paul Montupet

70 2017 Lead Independent Director

Giambattista D'Aloia

73 2007 Independent Director

Juergen Gromer

73 2007 Independent Director

Thomas Gross

64 2016 Independent Director

Henry Keizer

61 2015 Independent Director

David Reilly

68 2014 Independent Director

Michael Smith

74 2017 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Jacques Esculier

Mr. Jacques Esculier is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Wabco Holdings Inc. Mr. Esculier has served as our Chief Executive Officer and Director since July 2007. Since May 2009, he has also served as our Chairman of the Board. Prior to July 2007, Mr. Esculier served as Vice President of American Standard Companies Inc. and President of its Vehicle Control Systems business, a position he had held since January 2004. Prior to holding that position, Mr. Esculier served in the capacity of Business Leader for American Standard’s Trane Commercial Systems’ Europe, Middle East, Africa, India & Asia Region from 2002 through January 2004. Prior to joining American Standard in 2002, Mr. Esculier spent more than six years in leadership positions at AlliedSignal/Honeywell. He was Vice President and General Manager of Environmental Control and Power Systems Enterprise based in Los Angeles and Vice President of Aftermarket Services—Asia Pacific based in Singapore. Mr. Esculier is a member of the Board of Directors of Pentair plc.

Roberto Fioroni

Mr. Roberto Fioroni is Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective on June 6, 2018. Roberto Fioroni brings to WABCO over 20 years of financial management experience with two leading multinationals, Prior to his appointment at WABCO, Mr. Fioroni served from March 2014 as Vice President, Finance, with The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business unit. Mr. Fioroni joined Goodyear in 2009 as Finance Director for the Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA) region before being appointed Vice President, Global Internal Audit, in 2011. Prior to joining Goodyear, Mr. Fioroni was with General Electric for 13 years where he held a number of senior finance positions. He was latterly Chief Financial Officer (EMEA) for General Electric’s Security Division. Mr. Fioroni holds a degree in Business Administration from the Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, Italy.

Nick Rens

Mr. Nick Rens is President - Trailer Systems, Aftermarket & Off-Highway of Wabco Holdings Inc. Prior to this, Mr. Rens has served as our President, Trailer Systems, Aftermarket & Off-Highway since July 2014. Prior to this, Mr. Rens served as our Vice President, Aftermarket since November 2008. This was in addition to his role as Vice President, Trailer Systems, a role which he had held since 2005. He also assumed the role of Vice President, Driveline Controls, from January 2013 to September 2013. Previously, Mr. Rens worked for three years as our regional trailer sales leader for southern and western Europe based in Claye Souilly, France. Since 1999, Mr. Rens has also been Managing Director of WABCO Belgium where he held several sales leadership roles both in the Aftermarket and Original Equipment sales organizations. Mr. Rens has worked at the Company for almost his entire career, having joined the Company in 1989 as a product line specialist.

Jorge Solis

Mr. Jorge Solis is no longer President - Truck, Bus & Car OEMs of the Company effective on February 28, 2019. Prior to this, Mr. Solis has served as our President, Truck, Bus & Car OEMs since September 2016, adding to his existing role as Vice President, Vehicle Dynamics and Controls, which he has held since September 2015. Previously, Mr. Solis served as Vice President, Driveline and Suspension Controls, from September 2013, and as Vice President, Sourcing and Purchasing, from October 2011. Prior to this, Mr. Solis served as our Strategic Purchasing Leader, a role he had held since joining WABCO in August 2010. Prior to joining WABCO, Mr. Solis worked in Mexico, the United States and France, and was a business purchasing leader for Valeo Group. Overall, he has gained more than 20 years of experience in positions of increasing responsibility within sourcing, quality, manufacturing, and business management. Mr. Solis holds a Master’s degree in engineering from Technical University in Monterrey (ITESM), Mexico. In addition, he completed educational programs in international marketing at ITESM, as well as executive training in business administration and management at INSEAD.

Mazen Mazraani

Mr. Mazen Mazraani is Chief Human Resources Officer of the Company. Prior to this, Mr. Mazraani has served as our Chief Human Resources Officer since September 2016, having served as our Interim Chief Human Resources Officer since October 2015. Prior to this, Mr. Mazraani served as our Compensation and Benefits Leader, a position he had held since November 2008, and as our Compensation & Benefits Manager from June 2007 when he joined WABCO. Before joining WABCO, Mr. Mazraani served as Head of Compensation & Benefits for Dexia, a Belgian-French Bank specialized in public financing. Before taking up his in-house roles, Mr. Mazraani worked for 7 years as a tax consultant at Coopers & Lybrand and Ernst & Young. Specializing in Journalism and Communication from Brussels University, Mr. Mazraani earned a Master of Science degree in Journalism and Communication from Brussels University. In addition, he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master of Arts degree in Tax Management both from Solvay Business School in Brussels, Belgium.

Christian Brenneke

Mr. Christian Brenneke is Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Dr. Brenneke was appointed as our Chief Technology Officer in February 2018, having served as our Vice President, Engineering, to lead WABCO’s technology innovation and new product developments since October 2015. Prior to holding this position, Dr. Brenneke was leading the Advanced Braking Systems business unit from September 2013, and took on the role of Vice President, Vehicle Dynamics and Controls, from April 2014. Prior to this, Dr. Brenneke held various management roles, including Global Project Management Leader and Team Leader for Software Development, since joining WABCO in 2008. Prior to joining WABCO, Dr. Brenneke spent several years in research, development and program management for driver assistance systems and autonomous driving at Volkswagen Group in Germany. Dr. Brenneke holds a graduate degree in electrical engineering specializing in mechatronics and a doctorate degree in engineering both from Leibniz University in Hanover, Germany. In addition, he earned an M.B.A. degree in general management from the University for Applied Sciences in Hamburg, Germany.

Sean Deason

Mr. Sean Deason is Vice President, Controller and Investor Relations of the Company. Prior to joining WABCO, Mr. has served as our Vice President Controller and Investor Relations since June 2015. Prior to joining WABCO, Mr. Deason spent four years with Evraz N.A. where he served as Vice President, Financial Planning & Analysis. Prior to Evraz, Mr. Deason spent twelve years with Lear Corporation where he served as Director, Finance, Corporate Business Planning & Analysis, Director, Finance, Asia Pacific Operations, Assistant Treasurer, and held various other positions of increasing responsibility from August 1999. Mr. Deason holds a Masters of International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management and is a Certified Management Accountant.

Nicolas Bardot

Mr. Nicolas Bardot is Chief Supply Chain Officer of the Company. Prior to this, Mr. Bardot was appointed as our Chief Supply Chain Officer in September 2016. Prior to this, Mr. Bardot served as our Vice President, Sourcing and Purchasing, since September 2013. Prior to holding this position, Mr. Bardot was our Strategic Purchasing Leader since joining WABCO in November 2011. Prior to joining WABCO, Mr. Bardot worked in France, the Czech Republic and China, and was a business purchasing leader for Valeo Group, a global automotive supplier. Overall, he has gained more than 17 years of experience in positions of increasing responsibility within sourcing and business management. Mr. Bardot holds a Master’s degree in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management from ESSEC Business School and completed executive training in business administration and management at INSEAD, both located in Paris, France.

Lisa Brown

Ms. Lisa Brown is Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of the Company. Prior to this, Ms. Brown has served as our Chief Legal Officer and Secretary since June 2016 after holding the role of Vice President, Legal and Secretary since April 2015. Prior to this, Ms. Brown served as our Senior Legal Counsel since February 2012. Prior to joining WABCO, Ms. Brown served as Legal Director and Company Secretary since March 2011 for the largest pet care retailer in the United Kingdom. From 2006 to 2011, she held various legal leadership roles for SSL International Plc, one the world’s leading providers of consumer healthcare products. Ms. Brown held the position of Group Head of Legal and Intellectual Property and was responsible for creating and driving legal strategy and risk management across the global operations, including research and development, manufacturing, and sales. Before taking up her in-house roles, Ms. Brown worked in private practice as an Intellectual Property Attorney specializing in brand and copyright protection. Ms. Brown is a registered trademark attorney. She holds a Bachelor of Laws degree, as well as a Diploma in Legal Practice from Nottingham Law School in Nottingham, United Kingdom.

Jean-Paul Montupet

Mr. Jean-Paul L. Montupet is Lead Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Mr. Montupet serves as an Advisory Director of Emerson Electric Co. He served as President of Emerson Europe SA until December 2012, and had served as an Executive Vice President of Emerson Electric Co. since 1990 where he was responsible for its Industrial Automation Business. From 2002 to March 2016, Mr. Montupet served on the Board of PartnerRe Ltd., a leading global reinsurer; he served as non-Executive Chairman from 2010 to March 2016 and was also Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Risk and Finance Committee. Mr. Montupet served as a member of the board of directors of Lexmark International Inc., a leading provider of imaging products and services until November 2016. In addition, Mr. Montupet is a director of IHS Markit Ltd. and Assurant, Inc. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. Montupet to serve as director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as an executive officer at a global Fortune 500 company publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange; strong international experience gained as an executive officer of Emerson Electric Co., a company with more than 129,000 employees and 250 manufacturing locations worldwide; financial expertise acquired as a president and as a chief financial officer and serving on the audit committees of two publicly-traded companies; strong educational background with an advanced business degree from HEC Paris, one of the top business schools in Europe; and additional experience gained as a director of another publicly-traded company listed on the NYSE and the Paris Stock Exchange.

Giambattista D'Aloia

Mr. G. Peter D'Aloia is Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Mr. D’Aloia served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of American Standard Companies Inc., a position he held since 2000, before retiring in 2008. Before joining American Standard, Mr. D’Aloia worked for Honeywell where he most recently served as Vice President—Business Development. He spent 27 years with Honeywell’s predecessor company, AlliedSignal, in diverse finance management positions. During his career with AlliedSignal, he served as Vice President—Taxes; Vice President and Treasurer; Vice President and Controller; and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Engineered Materials Sector. Early in his career, he worked as a tax attorney for the accounting firm, Arthur Young and Company. Mr. D’Aloia served as a director of ITT Inc. from October 2011 until May 2017. Mr. D’Aloia is a director of FMC Corporation. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. D’Aloia to serve as a director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as an executive officer of two Fortune 500 companies, both publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange; strong international experience gained as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for American Standard; financial expertise acquired as Chief Financial Officer of American Standard and by holding diverse financial management positions with AlliedSignal and working as a tax attorney for the accounting firm, Arthur Young and Company; and board experience gained as a member of the board of directors of two publicly-held companies. In summary, Mr. D’Aloia has financial management abilities, including multinational legal, tax and banking expertise, that significantly contribute to the company’s success as a globally operating entity while taking full advantage of business opportunities in developed as well as emerging economies.

Juergen Gromer

Dr. Juergen W. K. Gromer is Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Dr. Gromer is the retired President and CEO of Tyco Electronics, a position that he held from April 1999 until December 31, 2007. Dr. Gromer formerly held senior management positions from 1983 to 1998 at AMP (acquired by Tyco in April 1999) including Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Services, President of the Global Automotive Division, and Vice President of Central and Eastern Europe, and General Manager of AMP Germany. Dr. Gromer has over 20 years of AMP and Tyco Electronics experience, serving in a wide variety of regional and global assignments. Before working for Tyco Electronics and AMP, Dr. Gromer held management positions at ZF Friedrichshafen, ITT and Procter & Gamble. Dr. Gromer served as a member of the board of directors of TE Connectivity (formerly Tyco Electronics) from June 2007 until March 2017, Marvell Technology Group Ltd. from October 2007 until November 2016, and RWE Rhein Ruhr AG from 2000 to 2009. He is also Chairman of the Board of the Society for Economic Development of the District Bergstrasse/Hessen and from 1992 to 2016 a director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany. Dr. Gromer served as a member of the Advisory Board of Commerzbank from 1992 to 2015. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Dr. Gromer to serve as a director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as an executive officer of a Fortune 500 company publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange; strong international experience gained as President of Tyco Electronics; financial expertise acquired as a President of Tyco Electronics and through various senior management positions and also as a member of the Advisory Board of Commerzbank; and board experience gained as a director of publicly-held companies. In summary,

Thomas Gross

Mr. Thomas Stephen Gross is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gross served from 2009 to 2015 as Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of the Electrical Sector at Eaton Corporation plc, a global power management company, before retiring in 2015. Prior to that, at Eaton Corporation, he was President, Power Quality and Control Business; President, Power Quality Solutions; and Vice President, Eaton Business System. After joining Eaton in 2003, Mr. Gross gained senior executive experience through businesses that supply technological solutions globally for a range of industrial power systems and controls. Previously, Mr. Gross held senior executive positions at Danaher Corporation, a global science and technology company serving a variety of industries, and at Xycom, a technology company serving the industrial automation and control sector. He began his career at Rockwell Automation in 1977, earning increased responsibilities over two decades, and was ultimately promoted to President, Rockwell Software. Mr. Gross currently serves on the Board of RPM International Inc., a world leader in specialty coatings and sealants. Mr. Gross served as Director of Celestica Inc., a leading manufacturer of electronic and electro-mechanical solutions, until November 2017. Mr. Gross holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin, both located in the United States. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. Gross to serve as director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as an executive officer at Eaton Corporation plc, Danaher Corporation and Rockwell Automation; extensive experience in finance, capital allocation, compensation, management development, and acquisitions; and board experience gained as a director of another publicly-held company.

Henry Keizer

Mr. Henry R. Keizer is Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Most recently, Mr. Henry R. Keizer served from 2010 to 2012 as Deputy Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of KPMG LLP, one of the world’s largest accounting and professional services firms, before retiring in 2012. Prior to that, for five years, he was Global Head of Audit at KPMGI, a consortium of more than 100 KPMG firms operating in over 140 countries. During his 35 years at KPMG, Mr. Keizer held a range of senior executive leadership roles of increasing responsibility, advising clients engaged in finance, manufacturing and technology, among other sectors. Mr. Keizer currently serves as a trustee of BlackRock Funds. He also serves as the non-executive chairman and a director of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., a global rental car company, a director of Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) and as a director of Park Indemnity Ltd., a captive insurer affiliated with KPMGI. Previously, Mr. Keizer served on the boards of MUFG Americas Holding Corporation, MUFG Union Bank and Montpelier Re Holdings, Ltd, a global property and casualty reinsurance company and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting, summa cum laude, from Montclair State University, New Jersey, U.S.A. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. Keizer to serve as a director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as Chief Operating Officer at KPMG; financial expertise acquired by holding various financial positions of increasing responsibility; strong international experience gained as Global Head of Audit at KPMGI; and board experience gained as a director of publicly-held companies.

David Reilly

Mr. David N. Reilly is Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Mr. Reilly has served on the Advisory Board of MSXI Inc., a privately held company that provides engineering and staffing services to clients mainly in the automotive industry. Prior to his role on the Advisory Board, he served as Chairman, Asia Pacific for MSXI Inc. From 2012 to 2016, Mr. Reilly has also served as a strategic adviser to UkrAuto Corporation, a Ukrainian importer of cars that owns the largest network of manufacturing and assembling facilities, service stations and auto dealerships in Ukraine. From 2012 until March 2016, Mr. Reilly served as Vice Chairman of erae Automotive (previously Korea Delphi Automotive Components) a privately held company that develops, manufactures and sells automotive components in South Korea and internationally. Prior to 2012, Mr. Reilly spent 37 years with General Motors Corporation (“General Motors” “GM”), and held several international executive roles , such as President, GM Europe from 2009 to 2012, President, GM International from 2008 to 2009 and President, GM Asia Pacific from 2006 to 2008 and President, GM Daewoo from 2001 to 2006. Prior to General Motors, Mr. Reilly worked for three years in the finance and investment community. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. Reilly to serve as a director of the company: extensive international executive experience with General Motors, including significant experience in finance, manufacturing, quality control, purchasing, sales and aftermarket sales of automotive equipment and significant experience in evaluating new business opportunities as a strategic adviser to three companies in the international automotive industry.

Michael Smith

Mr. Michael T. Smith is Independent Director of WABCO Holdings Inc. Mr. Smith served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation from 1997 to 2001, before retiring in 2001. Prior to those positions, Mr. Smith had been Vice Chairman of Hughes Electronics and Chairman of the Hughes Aircraft Company. Mr. Smith joined Hughes Electronics in 1985 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer after spending nearly 20 years with General Motors in a variety of financial management positions. In 1992 he was elected Vice Chairman of Hughes Electronics and President of Hughes Missile Systems Group, and in 1995 he was elected Chairman of Hughes Aircraft Company. Mr. Smith was also a member of the Board of Directors of Alliant Techsystems until 2009 and Ingram Micro, Inc. until 2014. Mr. Smith is a member of the Board of Directors of Teledyne Technologies, Inc., FLIR Systems, Inc. and Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. The Board of Directors concluded that the following experience, qualifications and skills qualified Mr. Smith to serve as a director of the company: significant executive management experience gained as an executive officer of a Fortune 500 company that is publicly traded on the NYSE; strong international experience gained as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation; financial expertise acquired as Chief Financial Officer of Hughes Electronics and by holding various financial management positions with General Motors; and board experience gained as a member of the board of directors of three publicly-held companies. In summary, Mr. Smith has leadership and financial management abilities that substantially strengthen the company due to his multinational knowledge of the global automotive sector and his understanding of the strategic needs of major original equipment manufacturers.

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