Rona A. Fairhead
Rona A. Fairhead has served as a member of Interactive Data Corporation's board of directors "since February 2007 and became Chairman in September 2007. Ms. Fairhead has served as chief executive officer of the Financial Times Group since June 2006. She currently serves as a director of Pearson plc and is also a member of the Pearson plc management committee. From June 2002 to June 2006, Ms. Fairhead served as chief financial officer of Pearson plc. From October 2001 to June 2002 she was deputy finance director of Pearson. She joined Pearson plc from ICI plc, an international specialty chemicals and paints company where she was executive vice president, strategy and group financial control and a member of the Executive Board. Prior to her six years at ICI, she was a senior executive in the aerospace industry, working for Bombardier/Shorts Aerospace and British Aerospace. In her early career she worked for Bain & Co and Morgan Stanley. Ms. Fairhead serves on the board of directors of HSBC Holdings plc as a non executive director, and is a non-executive director of The Economist Group."