Dick Aderman, the president and CEO of HYCOR Biomedical whose career in the business side of diagnostics and healthcare spans almost four decades, has been named to the board of directors of ImmunArray, a private molecular diagnostics company co-headquartered in Rehovot, Israel and Richmond, Virginia, according to a Business Wire press release.
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Arianna Huffington To Join Uber Board of Directors
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick announced that The Huffington Post’s editor-in-chief, Arianna Huffington, would be joining Uber’s board of directors, according to a blog post posted on The Huffington Post.
Uber has been one of the biggest and most controversial businesses over the past year and is fighting legal and regulatory battles. The company is valued at $60 billion.
Huffington told editors at the site that she was recusing herself from news coverage of Uber.
Anaplan, the enterprise planning cloud company, announced it has appointed David F. Conte to its board of directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Conte brings over 20 years of finance expertise to Anaplan’s board. He is currently Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Senior Vice President at Splunk Inc., provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Previously, he served as CFO at IronKey, Inc., an internet security and privacy company.
Qualtrics, the world’s leading customer insight platform, today announced the addition of Kim Scott to its board of directors. As a former executive at Google and Apple, Scott brings a wealth of operational and leadership experience to the board, according to a Business Wire press release.
MC10, Inc. announced that Dr. Paul Bleicher has joined the company's Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Dr. Bleicher is the Chief Executive Officer of OptumLabs™, an open, collaborative healthcare research and innovation center founded by a partnership between UnitedHealth Group’s Optum division and Mayo Clinic, and headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
CashBet announced that Stephen Race has joined the company’s Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Race brings over 30 years domestic and international executive leadership experience across a wide range of industries, including gaming, financial services, and consumer goods. He is currently a Portfolio Manager at Strategic Turnaround Fund, a hedge fund focused on micro-cap US companies.
Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed metals and 3D printed electronics, aannounced that John E. Major, former chairman of the board and lead independent director at Broadcom, has been elected to serve as the first of two new members on the Optomec Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Levi Strauss & Co. announced that it has elected Christopher McCormick to its board of directors, effective April 13, 2016, according to a Business Wire press release.
Truveris, the leading provider of pharmacy benefits solutions, announced the appointment of health care industry executive Matthew J. Simas to its Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
The independent Directors/Trustees of the Lord Abbett Family of Funds have appointed Mark A. Schmid and Douglas B. Sieg to serve on the Funds’ Board, according to a Business Wire press release.
These appointments (effective April 20, 2016, for Mr. Schmid, and effective February 24, 2016 for Mr. Sieg) expand the number of Directors/Trustees, from nine to 11.