Robert E. Weissman
Robert E. Weissman,
Lead Director, retired in January 2001 as Chief Executive Officer for several public corporations. Most recently, Mr. Weissman was Chairman of the Board of Directors of IMS Health Incorporated (IMS), a provider of information services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. He served as both Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of IMS until March 1999. Prior to his position with IMS, Mr. Weissman was Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Cognizant Corporation and prior to that, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (D&B) from 1994 to 1996. Prior to his election as Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of D&B, he held the position of President & Chief Operating Officer of that company since 1985. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Weissman served as Chairman of Shelburne Partners, a private investment company that works with emerging companies in the United States and Europe. In addition, Mr. Weissman currently serves as a director of State Street Corporation, Pitney Bowes, Inc. and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation.