People: Altair Engineering Inc (ALTR.OQ)
24 May 2019
Mr. Jan Kowal is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Kowal has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2013. Mr. Kowal is a member of our compensation committee, a role he has held since January 2016, a member of our audit committee, a role he has held since January 2017, and a member of our nominating and corporate governance committee, a role he has held since April, 2017. Mr. Kowal served as a consultant to Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co., an international automotive parts supplier based in Germany, and its affiliates in the United States and Europe from May 2015 to May 2017. Mr. Kowal served as the chairman of Brose Fahrzeugteile’s American subsidiary Brose North America, Inc. from August 2012 to May 2015 and as its president and chief executive officer, , leading an organization comprising of over 2,000 employees, prior to that. Mr. Kowal served on the board of directors of the Original Equipment Supplier Association from 2008 to 2013 and served as the chairman of the board of that entity in 2012. Mr. Kowal holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Charmers University of Technology in Goteborg, Sweden. We believe Mr. Kowal is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his substantial international business experience and deep familiarity with the automotive industry.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||--|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||76,640|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||76,640|