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BDO San Francisco Board of Directors Forum "CEO, Executive and Board Compensation - Complex or Simple?"

December 10, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM EST

The Four Seasons
2050 University Avenue
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
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Jill Henderson
(415) 490-3217
  • Summary
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Thank you for your interest in this event, online registration is now closed. If you would like to register, please contact Jill Henderson at (415) 490-3217 or jhenderson@bdo.com. Thank you.

We would like to invite you to attend our exclusive Board of Directors Forum. This is a quarterly series presented by BDO USA, LLP in an intimate group format to provide a platform for Board Members to discuss hot topics currently impacting pubic companies.

This quarter's topic includes an elite panel of Silicon Valley leaders focused on "Compensation: Pay and Performance". We hope that you will join your fellow public company directors to engage with them and our panelists.

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM - Panel

5:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Cocktails

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Dinner

Cathy Lego, Owner, Lego Ventures, LLC
Cathy has served on the board of directors of SanDisk Corporation, LAM Research and Fairchild Semiconductor.  She is the chair of the Compensation Committee at Lam Research and the chair of the Audit Committee at SanDisk.  Cathy also serves on the Nominating and Governance Committees at Fairchild and Lam Research plus the Compensation Committee at Fairchild.

Mark Lonergan, President, Silicon Valley Directors Exchange (SVDX)
Mark is also the founder and managing partner at Lonergan Partners, Silicon Valley's largest independent executive search firm. Mark is a 23-year veteran of the executive search industry where he has led over 200 projects to recruit CEOs and technology company board directors.

David Thomas, Compensation and Benefits Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
For the last 19 years, Dave has provided legal and practical guidance on compensation and benefits issues to companies of all sizes, including their compensation committees and boards of directors.

Jim Willis, Senior Director Compensation and Benefits, BDO USA, LLP
Jim has over 25 years of legal, human resources and consulting experience and provides outside director, executive and employee compensation consulting assistance to public and private clients.

Moderated by:

Hitesh Shah, Director, BDO USA, LLP
Hitesh has served as CEO/CFO for four venture funded startups and has over 20 years of experience spanning from startup through venture financing and eventual M&A exists in multiple high technology companies.