Independent Chairman of the Board
Mr. Jeffrey E. Stiefler is an Independent Chairman of the Board of Vantiv, Inc. Mr. Stiefler has served on our board of directors as Chairman since our initial public offering in March 2012. Mr. Stiefler served as a director and nonexecutive chairperson of the board of directors of Vantiv Holding, LLC from August 4, 2010 until our initial public offering. He currently serves on the board of directors of LogicSource Inc. He previously served on the boards of directors of LPL Financial Corporationrationration and VeriFone Systems, Inc., and served as Lead Director of Taleo Corporationrationration, Inc. prior to its acquisition by Oracle Corporationrationration in April 2012. Mr. Stiefler served as a Venture Partner with Emergence Capital Partners from 2008 through the beginning of 2013. Mr. Stiefler was the Chairman, President and CEO of Digital Insight from August 2003 until the company acquisition by Intuit in February 2007. Prior to Digital Insight, Mr. Stiefler worked with several private equity firms as an operating advisor and held a variety of positions at American Express, including President and Director of the company, and President and CEO of American Express Financial Advisors. Mr. Stiefler received a B.A. from Williams College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Mr. Stiefler has significant senior management expertise at public companies. As a former chief executive officer of a software company, Mr. Stiefler operational and strategic experiences are relevant to issues faced by us on a regular basis. Mr. Stiefler current and past board experience, including the role of chairman of the board of directors of a public company, also exposed him to best practices and approaches that are beneficial to the board of directors.
Age: 69 Chairman Since 2012 MBAStiefler received a B.A. from Williams College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.