Mr. Fox has been a director since August 2012 and serves as chair of the Audit/Finance Committee and as a member of the Compensation Committee and the Executive Committee.
Since 2001, he has been an independent consultant. From 2000 to 2001, he was president and chief operating officer of CyberSafe Corporation, a global security software provider, where he was responsible for the overall financial services and operations of the company. Prior to joining CyberSafe, Mr. Fox was chief financial officer and a member of the board of directors of Wall Data, a developer of enterprise software products and associated application tools, from 1998 to 2000, where he was responsible for the company’s finances, operations, and human resources activities. Mr. Fox spent 28 years at Ernst & Young, a global accounting firm (E&Y), last serving as managing partner of E&Y’s Seattle office from 1995 to 1997. He currently serves on the board of directors of Flow International, a machine tool manufacturer (NASDAQ: FLOW); Pendrell Corporation, an intellectual property investment and advisory firm (NASDAQ: PCO); and Univar Inc., an international chemical distributor. He is also a member of the board of directors of Scottsdale Healthcare and Premera Blue Cross and serves on the Board of Visitors of the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Previously, he served on the boards of Shurgard Self Storage until its merger with Public Storage in 2006; aQuantive, Inc. until it was acquired by Microsoft in 2007; Orbitz Worldwide until 2011; and PopCap until it was acquired by Electronic Arts in 2011.
Mr. Fox holds an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, where he was a Fuqua Scholar, and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Ohio University. He is a certified public accountant in the State of Washington.