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Mr. Anthony John Bates is an Independent Director of eBay Inc. Mr. Bates is the Vice Chairman of the board of Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. (a special purpose acquisition company) as well as a board partner in support of Netskope (a portfolio company). From May 2017 through June 2018, Mr. Bates held the position of Chief Executive Officer of Growth at Social Capital. He is also a member of the boards of directors of GoPro, Inc. and VMware, Inc., where he is chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions committee. Prior to joining Social Capital, Mr. Bates was the President of GoPro, Inc. and helped with the initial public offering of the company. Before joining GoPro, Inc., Mr. Bates was the executive vice president of Microsoft’s Business Development and Evangelism group, responsible for the company’s relationships with key OEMs, strategic innovation partners, independent software vendors and developers. Mr. Bates also led Microsoft’s corporate strategy team. Mr. Bates was also the president of Microsoft’s Skype Division and the Chief Executive Officer of Skype prior to its acquisition in October of 2011. As the Chief Executive Officer of Skype, Mr. Bates helped grow the number of users from 100 million to over 300 million and revenues of the company to $1 billion. Preceding Skype, Mr. Bates was Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco’s enterprise, commercial and small business group as well as leader of its service provider and high-end router business units. Before Cisco, Mr. Bates spearheaded the backbone-engineering strategy for Internet MCI. Mr. Bates also served as a member of the boards of YouTube and LoveFilm. Mr. Bates has more than 25 years of experience in the Internet and telecommunications industries, and has published 12 IETF RFCs in the areas of Internet routing and operations. Mr. Bates also holds 10 patents in the area of Layer 2 and Layer 3 network innovations.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||94,250|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||250,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||344,250|