Committee Composition

  Audit Executive Compensation
Gregory B. Maffei Chairman of the Board   Member of Executive Committee Member of Compensation Committee
Stephen Kaufer   Member of Executive Committee  
President and Chief Executive Officer

Stephen Kaufer, age 53, co-founded TripAdvisor in February 2000 and has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of TripAdvisor since that date. Mr. Kaufer has been a director of TripAdvisor since the completion of the spin-off from Expedia, Inc. ("Expedia") in December 2011 (the "Spin-Off"). Mr. Kaufer also serves as President and Chairman of the Board of The TripAdvisor Charitable Foundation, a private charitable foundation. Prior to co-founding TripAdvisor, Mr. Kaufer served as President of CDS, Inc., an independent software vendor specializing in programming and testing tools, and co-founded CenterLine Software and served as its Vice President of Engineering. Mr. Kaufer serves on the boards of several privately-held companies, including CarGurus, LLC, LiveData, Inc., and GlassDoor, Inc., as well as the charity Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (formerly known as Caring for Carcinoid Foundation). Mr. Kaufer holds an A.B. in Computer Science from Harvard University.

Board Membership Qualifications: As co-founder of TripAdvisor and through his service as its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Kaufer has extensive knowledge of TripAdvisor's business and operations, and significant experience in the online advertising sector of the global travel industry. Mr. Kaufer also possesses strategic and governance skills gained through his executive and director roles with several privately-held companies.
 


Sukhinder Singh Cassidy     Committee Chair for Compensation Committee
Dipchand "Deep" V. Nishar     Member of Compensation Committee
Jeremy Philips Member of Audit Committee    
Spencer M. Rascoff Member of Audit Committee    
Robert S. Wiesenthal Committee Chair for Audit Committee    
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