Alain Treuer has served as a director since October 2008 and Vice Chairman of the Board since August 2015. He also serves on the Nominating & Governance Committee and as Chairman of the Compensation Committee. Mr. Treuer is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tellac Reuert Partners (TRP) SA, a global investment and financial consulting firm. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2004 and became Chairman in 2005. Mr. Treuer has also controlled Wilon Holdings S.A. since 2006. Prior to joining TRP SA, he was Chairman of TIGC, a global telecommunications company that he founded in 1992 and sold in 2001. Mr. Treuer has a master’s degree in Business Administration from the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University in New York.