People: ANSYS Inc (ANSS.OQ)
Mr. Ronald W. Hovsepian is re-designated as Lead Independent Director of the Company, effective as of January 1, 2017. From October 2014 through December 2016, he was also our non-executive Chairman. He has been a member of the Company’s Board since February 2012. Mr. Hovsepian was appointed president, chief executive officer and director of Synchronoss Technologies in January 2017. Previously, Mr. Hovsepian served as president and chief executive officer of Intralinks, Inc., from December 2011 to January 2017; and president and chief executive officer of Novell, Inc. from 2005 to 2011. He joined Novell in 2003 as executive vice president and president, worldwide field operations. Prior to his time at Novell, Mr. Hovsepian spent from 2000 to 2003 in venture capital. He started his career at IBM and served in a number of executive positions over approximately a 16-year period. Mr. Hovsepian has served as a member of the Board of Directors for ANN Inc. from 1998 to August 2015. In that time, he also served as the non-executive chairman of the Board of Directors of ANN Inc. from 2005 to 2015. His extensive experience in the technology and software industries as a chief executive officer, senior manager and venture capital investor positions him to contribute significantly to the Company’s Board of Directors and provide guidance in the areas of sales, marketing and product development.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||90,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||299,879|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||389,879|