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Bob is the President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Director of D&B, the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses. He joined D&B in October 2013.

Bob was previously CEO of IDG Communications, Inc., where he led the company’s media operations, including online, print and events in 90 countries. Under his leadership, IDG transformed from a print publisher to a leading digital media company and the worldwide leader in the technology event and media space.

Prior to becoming CEO in 2008, Bob held senior leadership roles of increasing responsibility at IDG, including President and CEO for its business units in the U.S.  Previously, he spent four years at America Online, Inc., where he was Senior Vice President in the Interactive Marketing Group. 

Bob currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of IDG. He graduated from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

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Rishi is Chief Marketing Officer at D&B.

Rishi joined D&B in February 2014 from Dell where he was the Executive Director of Digital Marketing.  In that role, Rishi had global responsibility for implementing marketing, lead generation, media, and content strategies for Dell.com, social media, communities, and mobile. He also managed the digital support of Dell’s events.  Prior, Rishi led Dell’s global web analytics strategy and worked on Dell’s CEO level strategy as part of Dell’s Corporate Strategy group. 

Rishi has spent his career in the technology industry with marketing, business development, and consulting roles at Rivio, Inc., Trilogy Software, eBay and Bain & Company.

Rishi holds degrees in Chemical Engineering and Economics with Honors from Stanford University and an MBA in Marketing from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

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Mark is Chief Sales Officer at D&B.

Before his promotion in February 2014, Mark was Sales Leader for Europe. He joined D&B in August 2013. 

Prior to D&B, Mark spent a decade at Thomson Reuters, and most recently held the position of Managing Director, Strategy Business Development, Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

His previous roles at Thomson Reuters include Managing Director of Global Accounts, EMEA, and Executive Vice President, Global Business Director for CitiGroup New York.  Mark was Executive Vice President, Investment Banking and Brokerage, EMEA for Reuters Ltd., and was also Sales Manager at Reuters – Netherlands. Prior to Reuters, Mark held the position of Executive Vice President, Institutional Sales, EMEA at Instinet Ltd.

Mark holds a master’s degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Michigan.

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Chris is the Chief Legal Officer at D&B.

She joined D&B in September 2011 as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. 

Prior to joining D&B, Chris served as the General Counsel, Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer of Primus Telecommunications Group, Inc., a global telecommunications company, following its acquisition of Arbinet Corporation. There she was General Counsel, Secretary and Chief Human Resources Officer.

Chris ran the oversight liaison and reporting function in the Office of Financial Stability at the U.S. Department of Treasury following ten years of service at Nextel Communications, later Sprint Nextel Corporation. There she served as Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Chief Ethics Officer. Before joining Nextel in 1998, Chris served as counsel at Honda of America Mfg. She began her career at Jones Day in the firm's mergers and acquisitions group.

Chris holds a bachelor's degree (summa cum laude) from the Ohio State University and a doctor of jurisprudence degree (with honors) from the Ohio State University College of Law.

Recent Stock Transactions by Chris A. Hill
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Sep 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 14 117.05
Sep 12, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 556 117.05
Jun 13, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 16 103.94
Mar 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 21 98.08
Mar 12, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3 98.08
Mar 1, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 815 99.10
Mar 1, 2014 Option Execute 1,261 n/a
Dec 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 16 116.06
Sep 18, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 24 106.96
Sep 18, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2 106.96
Sep 12, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 327 104.02
Jun 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 22 98.79
Mar 14, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 22 81.23
Mar 14, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1 81.23
Mar 1, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 1,395 n/a
Mar 1, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 172 80.38
Dec 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 21 80.90
Sep 18, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 23 83.39
Sep 18, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2 83.39
Sep 12, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 209 82.50
Jun 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 28 67.32
Mar 14, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 13 85.91
Mar 1, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 2,026 n/a
Dec 13, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 15 71.42
Sep 12, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 2,900 n/a
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Josh was appointed Chief Operating Officer in February 2014.  

He joined D&B in September 2010 as President of Marketing & Innovation and was promoted to President, Global Product, Marketing and Innovation in July 2011.

Prior to joining D&B, Josh spent ten years with MasterCard, most recently in the role of Chief Innovation Officer for MasterCard Worldwide. Previously, he was the Chief Payment System Integrity Officer. A lawyer by training, he also served as the company’s Group Executive, Global Public Policy and Associate General Counsel. Before joining MasterCard in 2000, Josh was an associate at Clifford Chance Rogers and Wells focusing on antitrust litigation.

Josh has served on the Federal Reserve Board's Consumer Advisory Council and the Board of Directors for the Westchester County Association. He was named in the Top 10 Innovators of 2009 ranked by Bank Technology News.

Josh holds a bachelor's degree in Policy Analysis, Economic and Government Studies from Cornell University and a doctor of jurisprudence degree from Brooklyn Law School, where he received the Corpus Juris Secundum Award in Criminal Law and Comparative Constitutional Law.

Recent Stock Transactions by Josh Peirez
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Sep 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 48 117.05
Jun 13, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 54 103.94
Mar 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 35 98.08
Mar 12, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 8 98.08
Mar 3, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 8,891 n/a
Mar 1, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2,381 99.10
Mar 1, 2014 Option Execute 2,293 n/a
Dec 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 26 116.06
Nov 6, 2013 Sell 33,798 108.04
Nov 6, 2013 Option Execute 26,125 68.78 - 82.80
Sep 18, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 85 106.96
Sep 18, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 15 106.96
Sep 13, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,089 104.54
Jun 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 61 98.79
Mar 14, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 73 81.23
Mar 14, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5 81.23
Mar 1, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 2,325 n/a
Mar 1, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 824 80.38
Dec 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 69 80.90
Nov 1, 2012 Sell 3,100 81.22
Sep 18, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 87 83.39
Sep 18, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 8 83.39
Sep 13, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,667 84.41
Jun 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 83 67.32
Mar 14, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 52 85.91
Mar 14, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2 85.91
Mar 1, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 3,799 n/a
Mar 1, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 340 82.80
Dec 13, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 80 71.42
Sep 15, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 103 65.35
Sep 15, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 6 62.75
Sep 13, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,188 62.75
Sep 13, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 17 62.75
Jun 15, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 89 75.21
Mar 16, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 67 77.57
Mar 1, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 4,224 n/a
Dec 13, 2010 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 63 79.57
Sep 13, 2010 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 14,340 n/a
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John Reid-Dodick is Chief People Officer at D&B. He joined the company in February 2014.

John was most recently Chief People Officer for AOL. Prior to joining AOL in 2011, he served as Global Head of Human Resources for Thomson Reuters Markets, which included the company’s news organization and media, technology and financial services businesses. John also led the people and culture integration of Reuters and Thomson Financial in 2008.

Previously, he held a range of senior HR roles at Reuters in New York and London. A lawyer by training, John joined Reuters in 1995, serving as General Counsel for Reuters America from 1997 to 2000. Prior to Reuters, he was an associate with Sullivan & Cromwell for five years, and a law clerk for the Honorable Robert W. Sweet of the Southern District of New York from 1988 to 1989.

John has led a number of initiatives that received industry awards of excellence and were featured as best practice in publications such as Stephen Bungay's The Art of Action: How Leaders Close the Gaps Between Plans, Actions and Results (2011), and Jeff DeGraff's and Shawn Quinn's Leading Innovation: How to Jump Start Your Organization's Growth Engine (2006).

John graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was Managing Editor of the Harvard Law Review. He holds a master’s degree in politics from New York University and a bachelor’s degree in political studies from the University of Manitoba.

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Rich is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at D&B.

Rich joined D&B in September 2003 as CFO of D&B North America. In February 2006, he was named Treasurer and Leader of Investor Relations, External Communications, and Global Financial Planning and Analysis. In July 2008, Rich was promoted to Senior Vice President, Global Reengineering, and was given the added responsibility of leading North America Finance seven months later.

Rich has been instrumental in driving profitability and margin expansion across the company’s global businesses. He also led the company’s first-ever dividend issuance and two public bond offerings.

Prior to joining D&B, Rich held financial leadership roles at Automatic Data Processing, Inc. and Procter & Gamble. He holds a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering and an MBA from Cornell University.

Recent Stock Transactions by Richard H. Veldran
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Sep 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 32 117.05
Jun 13, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 36 103.94
Mar 12, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 46 98.08
Mar 12, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5 98.08
Mar 1, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,238 99.10
Mar 1, 2014 Option Execute 1,505 n/a
Dec 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 35 116.06
Nov 12, 2013 Sell 31,601 111.00
Nov 12, 2013 Sell 1,318 111.04
Nov 12, 2013 Option Execute 30,500 70.54 - 88.37
Sep 18, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 38 106.96
Jun 13, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 41 98.79
May 21, 2013 Sell 11,300 98.80
May 21, 2013 Option Execute 11,300 53.30 - 71.28
Mar 14, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 52 81.23
Mar 14, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5 81.23
Mar 1, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 1,278 n/a
Mar 1, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 670 80.38
Feb 27, 2013 Sell 2,808 81.42
Dec 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 49 80.90
Sep 18, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 48 83.39
Jun 13, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 59 67.32
Mar 14, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 14 85.91
Mar 14, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3 85.91
Mar 4, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 270 82.83
Mar 1, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 8,023 n/a
Mar 1, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 339 82.80
Dec 13, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 16 71.42
Sep 15, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 18 65.35
Jun 15, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 46 75.21
Jun 1, 2011 Statement of Ownership 0 n/a
Jun 1, 2011 Statement of Ownership 0 n/a

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