Mr Joel Arthur Schleicher, aged 61, was appointed as an Independent Non-executive Director in 1998. He has over 28 years of management experience in the manufacturing and technology/telecom services sectors.
Mr Schleicher was the Founder (2004), Chairman and CEO of Presidio, Inc., the foremost professional and managed services companies in North American, at the forefront of Virtualization/Data Center; Collaboration and other advanced IT infrastructure solution. Since 1989, he has worked with private equity firms as a consultant, advisor, board member and held portfolio management roles including as Chairman and CEO for Interpath Communications, Inc.; CEO of Expanets, Inc. and President and COO for Nextel Communications, Inc. In the past, he has served on the board of directors of various North American domestic and international companies – both public and private.