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    Nooruddin (Rudy) Karsan

    CEO, Kenexa, IBM Smarter Workforce

    International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

    Rudy Karsan started Kenexa in 1987 and, as CEO & Chairman, grew it into a leading provider of business solutions in the HR space, a global entity spanning 21 countries. He took it public in 2005 and it was acquired by IBM in 2012 in a record deal. Rudy is passionate about the intertwined concepts of job creation, meaningful work, employee engagement and organizational productivity...

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    Victoria Lopez Negrete

    Senior VicePresident & GM

    Western Union (NYSE:WU)

    A senior leader in global Fortune 500 business environments with a consistent record of leading P&L's, enhancing service levels, transforming and improving sales and workflow processes, creating innovative marketing initiatives and building profitable, sustainable customer partnerships to accelerate revenue growth. She led negotiations at Western Union to provide access to banks and financial service providers in Canada...

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    Buks Moolman

    Independent Board Director

    Adjunct Professor, Northeastern University

    Independent board member and chairman of audit committees with background as a senior financial auditing executive certified public accountant (CPA) and chartered accountant [CA (SA) and CA (ACA) member of the ICAEW ) Institute for Chartered accountants for England and Wales - IFRS] with more than 20 years of experience with international firms of accountants & auditors covering a variety of industries.

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    Paul Robinson

    Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

    Seacor Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CKH)

    Curently SVP, General Counsel and Secretary for SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH), Mr. Robinson previously held various positions at Comverse Technology, Inc., including Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. He also was a director at Verint Systems Inc. and Ulticom, Inc.

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Nooruddin (Rudy) Karsan

CEO, Kenexa, IBM Smarter Workforce

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)

Rudy Karsan started Kenexa in 1987 and, as CEO & Chairman, grew it into a leading provider of business solutions in the HR space, a global entity spanning 21 countries. He took it public in 2005 and it was acquired by IBM in 2012 in a record deal. Rudy is passionate about the intertwined concepts of job creation, meaningful work, employee engagement and organizational productivity. Has spent 25 years learning about what drives productivity and engagement at the workplace, through employee research conducted at Kenexa. He is currently exploring how big data, social collaboration, a technology platform and behavioral research can come together to create the Smarter Workforce of the future to benefit the individual, the enterprise and society.

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Victoria Lopez Negrete

Senior VicePresident & GM

Western Union (NYSE:WU)

A senior leader in global Fortune 500 business environments with a consistent record of leading P&L's, enhancing service levels, transforming and improving sales and workflow processes, creating innovative marketing initiatives and building profitable, sustainable customer partnerships to accelerate revenue growth. She led negotiations at Western Union to provide access to banks and financial service providers in Canada and was a key player in acquisition/integration of an acquired bank for Citibank in Mexico; developed strategic growth plans at Western Union and Citigroup; transformed sales cultures, and gained global intelligence by driving top line and EBITDA in Canada, Mexico, Central and South America.

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Buks Moolman

Independent Board Director

Adjunct Professor, Northeastern University

Independent board member and chairman of audit committees with background as a senior financial auditing executive certified public accountant (CPA) and chartered accountant [CA (SA) and CA (ACA) member of the ICAEW ) Institute for Chartered accountants for England and Wales - IFRS] with more than 20 years of experience with international firms of accountants & auditors covering a variety of industries. Industry specialties include software, software security, software video games, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, healthcare and others. Experience with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and performing audits in compliance with IFRS for foreign subsidiaries of U.S.-based parent companies.

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Paul Robinson

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Seacor Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CKH)

Curently SVP, General Counsel and Secretary for SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH), Mr. Robinson previously held various positions at Comverse Technology, Inc., including Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. He also was a director at Verint Systems Inc. and Ulticom, Inc. Mr. Robinson was an associate attorney at Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel, LLP, served as counsel to the United States Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs, and was an associate attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Mr. Robinson received a B.A. in Political Science and was Phi Beta Kappa from State University of New York at Binghamton and a J.D., cum laude, from Boston University School of Law.

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