Mr. John E. Martinez serves as Independent Trustee of iShares SP MidCap 400 Growth Index Fund. He was a Trustee of the Trust since 2003. Mr. Martinez has served as a Director of iShares, Inc. since 2003 and a Director of iShares MSCI Russia Capped Index Fund, Inc. since 2010. Mr. Martinez is a Director of EquityRock, Inc., providing governance oversight and consulting services to this privately held firm that develops products and strategies for homeowners in managing the equity in their homes. Mr. Martinez previously served as Director of Barclays Global Investors UK Holdings, where he provided governance oversight representing BGIs shareholders through oversight of BGIs worldwide activities. Since 2003, he is a Director and Executive Committee Member for Larkin Street Youth Services, providing governance oversight and strategy development to an agency that provides emergency and transitional housing, health care, education, job and life skills training to homeless youth
Age: 55 Executive Since 2003 MBAMartinez has an AB in economics from The University of California, Berkeley and holds an MBA in finance and statistics from the Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago.