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Dan Schulman

Group President, Enterprise Growth, American Express

Dan Schulman joined American Express as Group President, Enterprise Growth, in 2010. He is responsible for the company’s global strategy to expand alternative mobile and online payment services, form new partnerships and build revenue streams beyond the traditional card and travel businesses. Schulman joined American Express from Sprint Nextel Corporation, where he has served as President of Sprint’s Prepaid group since 2009. Before joining Sprint, he was the founding CEO of Virgin Mobile USA, where he led the company from its concept stage and national launch in 2002 to become one of the nation’s top wireless carriers, with more than 5 million customers and $1.3 billion in annual sales. Before Virgin Mobile USA and Sprint, Dan served as the chief executive officer of Priceline, where he established one of the most popular and recognized brands on the Internet, and was a primary architect in driving the company to profitability. Prior to that, he served more than 18 years at AT&T, becoming the youngest member of the company’s most senior executive team, the AT&T Operations Group. When Schulman left AT&T, he was president of the $22 billion core consumer long distance business. Named by Business Week as one of the top 20 people to watch in media, and named as one of the top 25 most powerful people in the global wireless industry, he currently serves on the Board of Governors of Rutgers, the state university of New Jersey. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Symantec (SYMC-NASDAQ) and of Flextronics (FLEX-NASDAQ), serves on the board of Autism Speaks, and also serves on the advisory committee of Greycroft, a private equity company focused on early stage new media and technology companies.