Mr. Merle Gilmore is a former senior executive of Motorola, Inc., having spent 30 years there before his retirement in 2000. He has held numerous senior management positions at Motorola, including Executive Vice President and President of the Land Mobile Products Sector, Executive Vice President and President for Europe, Middle East, and Africa, and Executive Vice President and President of the Communications Enterprise.
Mr. Gilmore served as an Industrial Partner of Ripplewood during the Principals’ tenure there. He was previously a member of the Board of Directors of Proxim Corp., Japan Telecom, Inc., MedQuist (now MModal), and Mediabolic, Inc., as well as Chairman of the Board and a representative officer of D&M Holdings Inc. and Executive Chairman of Tekelec and Airvana. Mr. Gilmore currently serves on the Board of Directors of Stratus Technologies, PulseSecure and Revenew Systems, LLC.