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Thomas A. Bevilacqua
Lead Independent Director

Thomas A. Bevilacqua has served as a member of the Board since November 2009, as a member of the compensation committee since February 2010, as a member of the nominating and corporate governance committee since February 2011, and as Lead Independent Director since October 2018. Mr. Bevilacqua served as Managing Director at VantagePoint Capital Partners since November 2007 where he focused on investments in the internet and information technology market. Mr. Bevilacqua served as Executive Vice President of E*TRADE Financial from 1997 to 2002, where he held a variety of operational roles, and established E*TRADE's acquisition and investment strategies. While at E*TRADE, Mr. Bevilacqua founded ArrowPath Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital fund that was later spun out from E*TRADE, and served as Managing Partner of the firm from 1999 to 2007. Previously, Mr. Bevilacqua was a partner at two leading Silicon Valley law firms, Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. Mr. Bevilacqua obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of California at Berkeley and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. We believe Mr. Bevilacqua possesses specific attributes that qualify him to serve as a member of our Board and as a member of our compensation committee and nominating and corporate governance committee given his knowledge of technology investments and internet services, his financial literacy and his general business and legal experience.