Heidi K. Fields
Heidi K. Fields has served as a director since November 2008. She was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Blue Shield of California from September 2003 until her retirement in December 2012. Prior to joining Blue Shield of California, she served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Gap, Inc. from 1999 to January 2003. From 1995 to 1999, Ms. Fields served as the Chief Financial Officer of ITT Industries, Inc. She has also held senior financial management positions at General Motors Corporation, including Vice President and Treasurer during her 16-year tenure from 1979 to 1995. Ms. Fields has served as a director of Halyard Health since 2014 and Agilent Technologies Inc. since 2000. Ms. Fields received an MBA in Finance/Accounting from Columbia Business School and a bachelor’s degree in Russian Language from Georgetown University.
Robert A. Huret
Robert A. Huret has served as a director since January 2011. He is a founding partner of FTV Capital, a multi-stage private equity firm whose limited partners include many of the world’s foremost financial institutions. Previously, he was a senior consultant to Montgomery Securities. He also served as Senior Vice President Finance and Planning and Trust Executive Officer at the Bank of California and was Vice President of Planning and Mergers and Acquisitions at First Chicago Corporation/The First National Bank of Chicago. Since 1990, his financial and professional emphasis has focused on technology companies that develop products and services for the financial services industry. He has served as Trustee of Cornell University and San Francisco University High School. Concurrently with his investment banking and venture capital career, he serves as the Chairman of Huret, Rothenberg & Co., a private investment firm. Previously, he has been a founder and Vice Chairman of Newell Associates and a founder and director of Third Age Media. He currently serves as a director of Cloudmark, Inc. and Bank of Hawaii Corporation (NYSE: BOH). Mr. Huret received his bachelor’s of science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and his MBA with distinction from the Harvard Business School.
Michael E. Martin
Michael E. Martin is a Partner of Warburg Pincus & Co. and a Managing Director of the private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC, where he is head of its financial services group and a member of its Executive Management Group. Prior to joining Warburg Pincus & Co. and Warburg Pincus LLC in March 2009, Mr. Martin was President of Brooklyn NY Holdings, LLC, a private investment company, from March 2006 to December 2008. Mr. Martin worked at UBS Investment Bank from March 2002 to March 2006, where he served as a Vice Chairman and Managing Director of UBS Investment Bank and a member of its Board of Directors and Global Executive Committee. He held senior positions at the investment bank Credit Suisse First Boston from August 1987 to March 2002. From January 1983 to July 1987 he practiced corporate law at the law firm of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Mr. Martin served on the Board of Directors of National Penn Bancshares, Inc. from February 2011 to March 2015, Primerica, Inc. from April 2010 to May 2014, SLM Corporation from May 2008 to May 2012 and BPW Acquisition Corp. from March 2008 to March 2010. He is currently a Director of Aeolus Re, DBRS, Mariner Finance, Source and Triton Container International. Mr. Martin received a B.A. in economics from Claremont Men's College and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.
Lawrence M. Raffone
President, CEO and Board Member
Lawrence M. Raffone has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director since January 2015, and previously served as our President from November 2012 through December 2014. Prior to November 2012, Mr. Raffone held the position of Executive Vice President, Distribution and Institutional Services from January 2001 until November 2012. Prior to joining us, Mr. Raffone served as the executive vice president of Fidelity Investments Institutional Brokerage Group, a division of Fidelity Investments. Mr. Raffone received an MBA from Babson College and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Bryant University.
John B. Shoven
John B. Shoven, Ph.D., has served as a director since January 2010 and currently serves as the Charles R. Schwab Professor of Economics at Stanford University, where he has taught since 1973. Dr. Shoven has served as the Trione Director of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research from 1999 to 2015, a position he previously held from 1989 to 1993. He served as Chairman of the Economics Department at Stanford University from 1986 to 1989, and as Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences from 1993 to 1998. Dr. Shoven currently serves as a director on the board of directors of Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPO), an engineering and scientific consulting firm, as well as chairman of the nominating and governance committee and a member of the audit committee and compensation committee. He also serves as chairman of the board of directors of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a developer of electronic design automation hardware and software, where he chairs the compensation committee and is a member of the nominating and governance committee as well as the audit and finance committee. Dr. Shoven also serves as a director on the board of directors of American Century Funds, Mountain View Board, where he is chairman of the client experience oversight committee and a member of the governance committee. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a recipient of the Paul A. Samuelson Award for Outstanding Scholarly Writing on Lifelong Financial Security, an award-winning teacher at Stanford, and has published more than 100 professional articles and 20 books. Dr. Shoven received a Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University and a bachelor’s degree in Physics from University of California, San Diego.
David B. Yoffie
David B. Yoffie, Ph.D., has served as a director since June 2011 and is the Max and Doris Starr Professor of International Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, where he has taught since 1981. Dr. Yoffie served as Chairman of Harvard Business School’s Strategy department from 1997 to 2002, Chairman of the Advanced Management Program from 1999 to 2002, Senior Associate Dean and Chair of Executive Education from 2006-2012, and he currently chairs Harvard’s World President’s Organization program. He has also lectured and consulted in more than 30 countries. Dr. Yoffie is a member of the board of directors of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) and TiVO Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), and served as a member of the board of directors of Charles Schwab Corporation until 2007. He is also on the board of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit research organization. Dr. Yoffie received a master’s degree and Ph.D. in Political Science from Stanford University, where he has been a Visiting Scholar, and a bachelor’s degree in Politics from Brandeis University.