People: ANSYS Inc (ANSS.OQ)
Mr. James E. Cashman, III, is Chairman of the Board of the Company, effective as of January 1, 2017. Prior to that, he was our president since 1999 and our chief executive officer from February 2000 through January 1, 2017, when he was succeeded by Dr. Gopal as further described below. Mr. Cashman served as our senior vice president of operations upon joining the Company in September 1997 until April 1999. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Cashman was vice president of marketing and international operations at PAR Technology Corporation, a computer software and hardware company involved in transaction processing, from 1995 to September 1997. From 1992 to 1994, he was vice president of product development and marketing at Metaphase Technology, Inc., a product data management company, which was a joint venture of Structural Dynamics Research Corporation and Control Data Systems. Prior to joining Metaphase, Mr. Cashman was employed by Structural Dynamics Research Corporation, a computer aided design company, from 1976 to 1992, in a number of sales and technical positions. Mr. Cashman is also chairman of the Pittsburgh Technology Cou63ncil and a member of the Board of Directors of Industrial Scientific Corporation, and a past member of the Board of Trustees of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Mr. Cashman’s experience includes senior responsibilities in technology, product and market strategy management as well as sales, operational and international functions prior to his general management role with the Company for the past 18 years. His long- standing vision and well-diversified background are key components of the Company’s board structure and effectiveness.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,377,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||5,948,600|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||45,475|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||7,371,080|