On March 4, 2020, the Board of Directors of Citrix Systems, Inc. expanded the Board from ten to eleven directors, and elected Mr. JD Sherman as a director of the Company, effective as of the same date. Sherman, 54, began his career at IBM where he held numerous finance and planning roles over 15 years. After IBM, Sherman served as chief financial officer at Akamai for 6 years, during which Akamai grew and evolved significantly under his financial leadership. Since 2012, Sherman has served as president and chief operating officer for HubSpot. Sherman will join the audit committee of the Citrix board and qualifies as an independent director. Sherman holds a BA in economics from Emory University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.