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Committee Composition

  Executive Audit Nominating and Corporate Governance Compensation
Gerd U. Auffarth, M.D., PH.D., F.E.B.O.
Gerd U. Auffarth, M.D., PH.D., F.E.B.O.
Board of Directors Member
 
Robert J. Cresci
Robert J. Cresci
Board of Directors Member

Mr. Cresci has served as a director of Presbia PLC since March 2015. He has been a managing director of Pecks Management Partners Ltd., an investment management firm, since 1990. He currently serves on the boards of j2 Global, Inc., Luminex Corporation, OFS Capital Corporation, CIM Commercial Trust Corporation, and several private companies. Mr. Cresci previously served on the board of Continucare Corporation until 2011 and the board of Sepracor, Inc. until 2009. By virtue of his time with Pecks Management Partners and the other business entities mentioned, Mr. Cresci brings to our board of directors his broad expertise and experience in accounting issues, and public company matters.

Mr. Cresci holds an undergraduate degree in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and holds a M.B.A. in Finance from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business.

 
Gerald Farrell      
Richard Ressler
Richard Ressler
Board of Directors Member

Richard S. Ressler has served as an officer and a director of Presbia Holdings since May 2007 and will serve as a director of Presbia PLC. Mr. Ressler serves on the board of Presbia Holdings pursuant to a services agreement between our company and Orchard Capital Corporation (“Orchard Capital”). Mr. Ressler is the founder, owner and President of Orchard Capital, a firm that provides consulting and advisory services to companies (including Presbia) in which Orchard Capital or its affiliates invest. He has been President of Orchard Capital since 1994. Mr. Ressler has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of j2 Global, Inc. (“j2 Global”), a publicly-traded provider of services through the internet, since 1997, and served as j2 Global’s Chief Executive Officer from 1997 to 2000, serving in each of these capacities pursuant to a consulting agreement between j2 Global and Orchard Capital. Through an agreement with Orchard Capital, Mr. Ressler serves in various senior capacities with, among other companies, CIM Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “CIM Group”), a real estate investment and management company formed by Mr. Ressler, and Orchard First Source Asset Management (together with its affiliates, “OFSAM”), an investment adviser focusing on middle market debt investments. Both OFSAM and its wholly owned subsidiary, OFS Capital Management, LLC, are registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as registered investment advisers. Mr. Ressler also serves as a board member for various private companies in which Orchard Capital or its affiliates invest. Mr. Ressler holds a B.A. from Brown University and J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from Columbia University.

Mr. Ressler has been chosen to serve on our Board as a result of his extensive experience with, and knowledge of, business management and finance.

   
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