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Vivint Smart Home (NYSE:VVNT)

Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24/7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than 1.5 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada.

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Board of Directors

Todd R. Pedersen , , , Chief Executive Officer

Todd Pedersen is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Vivint Smart Home. Under Todd's leadership, Vivint has evolved from a dynamic startup to the leading smart home services company in North America.

Todd founded APX Alarm in 1999, which became one of the largest residential security companies in North America. The company rebranded to Vivint in 2010 and later launched an innovation center to pioneer the development of new smart home technology.  In 2012, the Blackstone Group acquired Vivint for more than $2 billion. Todd led the incubation and launch of Vivint Solar, which had a $1.5 billion IPO in 2014 and became the second largest residential solar power provider in the United States. In 2017, Fast Company named Vivint to its list of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies. As a result of his efforts in the business world and in the community, Todd has been named an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Utah's Entrepreneur of the Year by Mountain West Capital Network, and was inducted into the David Eccles School of Business Hall of Fame.

Alex J. Dunn , , , President

As President of Vivint Smart Home, Alex oversees the strategic direction of the company and manages revenue growth and future expansion.

Since joining the company in 2006, Alex has led Vivint Smart Home to become the leading smart home services provider in North America. He played a critical role in bringing on equity partners including Goldman Sachs, Jupiter Partners, and Peterson Partners and also secured an $880 million credit facility with a syndicate of 26 financial institutions. In 2012, he spearheaded the company’s acquisition by the Blackstone Group for more than $2 billion, positioning Vivint for further growth. Before joining Vivint, Alex started and ran two successful venture-backed companies, and served as Chief of Staff and Chief Operating Officer to Governor Mitt Romney in Massachusetts. Alex has a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Brigham Young University.

David F. D’Alessandro , ,

David F. D’Alessandro has served as a Director of the Company since July 31, 2013. Since 2010, Mr. D’Alessandro has served as chairman of the board of directors of SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Mr. D’Alessandro also serves on the boards of directors of several private companies as well as our publicly traded sister company, Vivint Solar. He served as chairman, president and chief executive officer of John Hancock Financial Services, Inc. from 2000 to 2004, having served as president and chief operating officer of the same entity from 1996 to 2000, and guided it through a merger with ManuLife Financial Corporation in 2004. Mr. D’Alessandro served as president and chief operating officer of ManuLife in 2004. He is a former partner of the Boston Red Sox. A graduate of Syracuse University, he holds honorary doctorates from three colleges and served as vice chairman and a trustee of Boston University.

 Paul  Galant , ,

Paul S. Galant has served as a Director of the Company since October 2, 2015. Mr. Galant has served as Chief Executive Officer of VeriFone Systems, Inc., and a member of VeriFone’s Board of Directors since 2013. Prior to joining Verifone, Mr. Galant served as the CEO of Citigroup Inc.’s Enterprise Payments business since 2010. In this role, Mr. Galant oversaw the design, marketing and implementation of global business-to-consumer and consumer-to-business digital payments solutions. From 2009, Mr. Galant served as CEO of Citi Cards, heading Citigroup’s North American and International Credit Cards business. From 2007 to 2009, Mr. Galant served as CEO of Citi Transaction Services, a division of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group. From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Galant was the Global Head of the Cash Management business, one of the largest processors of payments globally. Mr. Galant joined Citigroup, a multinational financial services corporation, in 2000. Prior to joining Citigroup, Mr. Galant held positions at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Smith Barney, and Credit Suisse. Mr. Galant holds a B.S. from Cornell University where he graduated a Phillip Merrill Scholar.

David Maura , ,

Mr. Maura has served as Chairman of Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (“Spectrum”), a diversified global branded consumer products company, since 2010 and as Executive Chairman of Spectrum since 2016. He also served as Managing Director and Executive Vice President of HRG Group, Inc. from 2011 to 2016 and as Director of Investment at hedge fund Harbinger Capital Partners from 2006 to 2012. Mr. Maura led the investment team that orchestrated Spectrum’s restructuring and emergence from bankruptcy protection in 2009, its merger with Russell Hobbs (resulting from the merger of Applica Inc. and Salton, Inc.) in 2010, and eleven acquisitions, valued at over $3.5 billion by Spectrum since 2010 that have more than doubled Spectrum’s EBITDA since 2010.

Bruce McEvoy , ,

Bruce McEvoy has served as a Director of the Company since November 16, 2012. Mr. McEvoy is a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone in the Private Equity Group. Before joining Blackstone in 2006, Mr. McEvoy worked at General Atlantic from 2002 to 2004, and was a consultant at McKinsey & Company from 1999 to 2002. Mr. McEvoy currently serves on the board of directors of MB Aerospace, Performance Food Group Company, RGIS Inventory Specialists, TeamHealth and our publicly traded sister company, Vivint Solar. Mr. McEvoy was formerly a director of Catalent, Inc., GCA Services Group, Inc., SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. and Vistar Corporation. Mr. McEvoy holds and A.B in History from Princeton University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

Jay D. Pauley , ,

Jay D. Pauley has served as a Director of the Company since October 2, 2015. Mr. Pauley is a Managing Director at Summit Partners, which he joined in 2010. Prior to joining Summit Partners, Mr. Pauley was Vice President at GTCR, a private equity firm, and an associate at Apax Partners, a private equity and venture capital firm. Before that, he worked for GE Capital. Mr. Pauley currently serves on the boards of directors of numerous private companies, including our publicly traded sister company, Vivint Solar. Mr. Pauley holds a B.S. from the Ohio State University and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Joe  Tibbetts , ,

Joseph S. Tibbetts, Jr. has served as a Director of the Company since October 2, 2015. Since June 2015, Mr. Tibbetts has been serving as the interim chief financial officer of Acquia Corporation, a private company that is a leading provider of cloud-based, digital experience management solutions. Prior to that Mr. Tibbetts served as the senior vice president and chief financial officer of Publicis. Sapient, part of Publicis Group SA, from February 2015, when Publicis acquired Sapient Corporation, to September 2015. Prior to that Mr. Tibbetts served as senior vice president and global chief financial officer for Sapient Corporation from October 2006 to February 2015. He began serving as Sapient Corporation’s treasurer in December 2012 and was reappointed as Sapient Corporation’s chief accounting officer in June 2013, a role he previously held from 2009 to 2012. In addition to being Sapient Corporation’s chief financial officer, Mr. Tibbetts also served as Sapient Corporation’s managing director- SapientNitro Asia Pacific, for a period of approximately 18 months ending in 2012. Prior to joining Sapient Corporation, Mr. Tibbetts was the chief financial officer of Novell, Inc. from February 2003 to June 2006 and, prior to that, he held a variety of senior financial management positions at Charles River Ventures, Lightbridge, Inc., and SeaChange International, Inc. Mr. Tibbetts was also formerly a partner with Price Waterhouse LLP. Mr. Tibbetts holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of New Hampshire. Mr. Tibbetts currently serves on the board of directors of our publicly traded sister company, Vivint Solar.

Peter Wallace , ,

Peter F. Wallace has served as a Director of the Company since November 16, 2012. Mr. Wallace is a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone in the Private Equity Group, which he joined in 1997. Mr. Wallace serves on the board of directors of our publicly traded sister company, Vivint Solar (Chair,) as well as ALIGHT SOLUTIONS, INC., Michaels Stores, Inc., Outerstuff, Service King, Tradesmen International and The Weather Channel Companies. Mr. Wallace was formerly a director of AlliedBarton Security Services, Crestwood Midstream partners LP, GCA Services, New Skies Satellites Holdings Ltd., Pelmorex Media, Inc. and SeaWorld Entertainment. Mr. Wallace received a B.A. in government from Harvard College.


Dale R. Gerard

Interim Chief Financial Officer

Phone: 801-705-8011

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