PayPal Exec Joins Sallie Mae’s Board
Student loan bank Sallie Mae appointed Kirsten O. Wolberg to its board of directors. Wolberg currently serves as VP of Talent at PayPal. Wolberg also played an instrumental role in the separation of eBay and PayPal into two independent companies and was responsible for the chief operating functions for PayPal Technology. She brings more than 20 years of experience in technology management, strategy, product, finance, and operations. Wolberg currently serves on the board of YearUp and holds a leadership role with The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Spirent Communications Appoints Two Non-Executive Directors
Spirent Communications announced that Gary Bullard and Bill Thomas have each been appointed as non-executive directors. Gary Bullard has had a long and successful career in senior international executive roles in companies such as IBM, BT and Logica and currently has a number of non-executive roles. Since 2010 he has also been a non-executive director at Rotork.
Bill Thomas has extensive experience of leading highly complex services businesses and technology led organizations including HP Enterprise Services and EDS EMEA. He is currently a non-executive director of The Co-operative Bank, serves on the advisory board of cyber security specialist FireEye and chairs the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity.
Date Range: November 27, 2016 - January 19, 2017