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- William T. Coleman
William T. Coleman
Member: Audit and Finance Committee
Director since 2012
Mr. Coleman has served as an Operating Executive of The Carlyle Group, a private equity and alternative asset management firm, since January 2018. He is also a Special Partner of Vitruvian Partners, a growth equity fund, and a Venture Partner of Alsop Louie Partners, a venture capital fund. He previously served as the CEO of Veritas Technologies LLC from January 2016 to January 2018. He was a partner with Alsop Louie Partners from June 2010 to January 2016. Mr. Coleman also served as the Chair and CEO of Resilient Network System, Inc. from January 2013 until January 2014. Before joining Alsop Louie Partners, Mr. Coleman was founder, Board Chair and CEO of Cassatt Corporation from September 2003 to June 2009. Between June 2009 and June 2010, Mr. Coleman was a private investor. Mr. Coleman previously founded BEA Systems, Inc., an enterprise application and service infrastructure software provider, where he served as Board Chair from 1995 to 2002 and CEO from 1995 to October 2001. Prior to BEA Systems, Mr. Coleman held various executive management positions at Sun Microsystems, Inc. Mr. Coleman has served on the boards of directors of Symantec Corp. and Palm, Inc. Within the past five years, Mr. Coleman has also served on the board of directors of Veritas Technologies LLC.
Expertise: As a partner of a private equity firm and former founder and/or CEO of several technology companies, Mr. Coleman brings to our Board significant business development, technological, sales and marketing, and research and development expertise. Mr. Coleman’s service on other private and public company boards brings significant experience to our Board.