Lionel F. Conacher
Mr. Conacher was appointed a director in June 2018 and was appointed Chairman of the Board in August 2020. From January 2011 to June 2018, Mr. Conacher was a senior advisor for Altamont Capital Partners LLC (“ACP”), a private equity firm. Mr. Conacher left ACP on June 30, 2018, to pursue the development of a new venture capital fund, Next Ventures, GP. Mr. Conacher became managing partner of Next Ventures, GP in August 2018. Prior to joining ACP, from April 2008 until July 2010, Mr. Conacher was the president and chief operating officer of Thomas Weisel Partners, an investment bank. Additionally, Mr. Conacher served as the chairman of Wunderlich Securities, an investee company of ACP, from December 2013 until July 2017. He currently is a member of the board of directors of Dakine, a designer and manufacturer of sportswear and sports equipment for the snowboard, ski, surf, skate, bike, kite, and wind communities, and Mervin Manufacturing, a leading designer and manufacturer of snowboards and other board sports equipment. Mr. Conacher brings extensive financial and operational experience to the Board.