Eugene Lockhart General Information
Mr. H. Eugene Lockhart is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner and Chairman of the Board at MissionOG. In November 2013, Mr. Lockhart became Senior Advisor and Partner at General Atlantic LLC, a leading global growth investment firm. He served as a Board member at Katapult, Vesta Payment Solutions. In October 2013, he founded and became Chairman of MissionOG LLC, a growth stage investment firm. From 2002 until 2012, Mr. Lockhart was a venture partner at Oak Investment Partners, a venture capital firm. His prior positions include president of Global Retail Bank at Bank of America, as well as president and chief executive officer of MasterCard International. Through these investment firms, Mr. Lockhart has been actively involved in overseeing the management of high growth private companies, including NetSpend, Argus Information, Community Choice Financial, CLIP, DemystData, Factor Trust, Avant, BillDesk, and others. Board Service Mr. Lockhart was appointed to the board of Metro Bank PLC, a retail bank operating in the U.K., in March 2011, where he presently serves as the Chair of the risk and audit committee. He had served on the board of Aaron's, Inc., a lease-to-own retailer of furnishings, electronics and appliances, from August 2014 until May 2016. He previously served as a director and audit committee chairman of RadioShack Corporation, a retail seller of consumer electronic goods and services, until March 2015. He had served on the board of Asset Acceptance Capital Corp., a purchaser of accounts receivable portfolios, until its June 2013 merger with Encore Capital Group, Inc., and also served on the board of IMS Health Incorporated, a global provider of information solutions to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, until February 2010. Mr. Lockhart has served on numerous philanthropic boards, including serving in the past as the Chair of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation (Monticello) and the Chairman of the Darden School Foundation at the University of Virginia. He is currently serving as the Chairman of Academic Affairs for the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia (SCHEV). Education Mr. Lockhart received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia and an MBA from The Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia. In addition, Mr. Lockhart is a CPA, licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Individual Contributions Mr. Lockhart brings to Huron's board his broad experience overseeing and growing companies in which he represents venture capital investors, his experience as chief executive officer of leading corporations, and his service on the boards of companies and foundations in such fields as healthcare, education, pharmaceuticals, and financial services. In addition, as a former executive and chairman of some of the world's most recognized companies, Mr. Lockhart contributes to Huron his many contacts, including those with investors.