wind2share is privileged to have John Stomber as our Chairman, with such an exceptional career and expertise...he is the right person to lead our board as we begin our transition from a pilot startup
Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2013
wind2share, the social business network recently established in Silicon Valley, announced John Stomber as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors. Stomber was appointed during the company’s first Board of Directors meeting, which took place in New York City, last February.
Stomber has maintained a strong relationship with wind2share since the creation of the company back in 2012 as External Director, giving valuable support and advice to the company and applying his expertise to wind2share´s organizational structure, financial planning and growth.
“wind2share is privileged to have John Stomber as our Chairman, with such an exceptional career and expertise. We are pleased to have him on-board and we are confident he is the right person to lead our board as we begin our transition from a pilot startup to a great Social Business Network ”, says Alex Riquezes, Co-founder CEO of wind2share.
Besides being Chairman of wind2share’s Board of Directors, Stomber is also CFO of StormHarbour. He previously was CEO, President and CIO of Carlyle Capital Corporation and Managing Director of The Carlyle Group from 2006 to 2008. Prior to Carlyle, he was a Managing Director and a member of the Financial Institutions team at Cerberus working on various private equity transactions including GMAC; while at Cerberus, he was also a Director of Aozora Bank. From 1999 to 2003, Stomber was a Senior Vice President and Global Treasurer of Merrill Lynch & Company. He was Chair of the Asset Liability Committee, Member of Executive Management Committee, Member of Reserve Committee, and Director of ML International Bank, ML Bank USA and ML Capital Markets Bank. From 1991 to 1999, John was Managing Director and Head of the NA Derivatives Business and Emerging markets in South America at Deutsche Bank. From 1986 to 1991, he managed various corporate banking specialty groups concluding with being appointed Head of US Marketing for Derivatives. He was also an account officer at Crocker Bank from 1978 to 1981.
As part of his exceptional trajectory, John has been an Associate Professor of Finance in the MBA program at San Francisco State University and holds an MBA from New York University and BA from Franklin & Marshall College.
wind2share™ is a social business network specially designed to connect premier companies around the world with network members who have the local expertise to help those companies enter new markets, by referring potential clients interested in their services and products, allowing members to Make a Wealth of Referrals™. To learn more, visit http://www.wind2share.com