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Eugene B. Shanks, Jr.

Board Member

Former President, Bankers Trust Company

Eugene B. Shanks was President and Chief Executive Officer of NetRisk, Inc., a risk management software and advisory services company he founded from 1997 until its sale in 2002. From 1973 to 1978 and from 1980 to 1995, Mr. Shanks held a variety of positions with Bankers Trust New York Corporation, including Head of Global Markets and President and Director. From 1978 to 1980, he was Treasurer of Commerce Union Bank in Nashville, Tennessee. Mr. Shanks also was a Senior Advisor to Bain and Company from 2008 to 2011. Currently, Mr. Shanks is Trustee Emeritus of Vanderbilt University, a member of the Advisory Board of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and a founding Director of The Posse Foundation. He also is a member of the Board of Directors of Chubb (formerly ACE Limited).