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Cimpress' supervisory board guides the direction of the company with years of experience and knowledge in their respective fields. Learn more about them here.

Supervisory Board
Supervisory Board
Richard T. Riley
Chairman, Supervisory Board
Richard T. Riley
Chairman, Supervisory Board


Mr. Riley served in various capacities at LoJack Corporation, a publicly traded corporation and provider of tracking and recovery systems, during the period from 2005 until 2013, including Chairman of the Board of Directors from November 2006 to May 2012; Chief Executive Officer from November 2006 to February 2008 and again from May 2010 to November 2011; and President, Chief Operating Officer and a director from February 2005 through November 2006 and again from May 2010 to November 2011. Mr. R... 
Paolo De Cesare
Director, Supervisory Board
Paolo De Cesare
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. De Cesare has served as Chief Executive Officer of Printemps Department Store Paris, a retailer dedicated to fashion and luxury brands with department stores in France, since September 2007. Previously, Mr. De Cesare served in various executive capacities at Procter & Gamble from 1983 to 2007, most recently as President of Procter & Gamble Global Skin Care and, prior to that, as Vice President of Procter & Gamble Far East and President Max Factor KK, the Cosmetic division of Procter in Japan... 
Sophie A. Gasperment
Director, Supervisory Board
Sophie A. Gasperment
Director, Supervisory Board


Ms. Gasperment, has served as Group General Manager, Financial Communication and Strategic Prospective of L’Oréal, the world’s leading beauty company, since January 2014. She has held multiple marketing and general management positions at L’Oréal since joining the company in September 1986, including Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman of The Body Shop International, the iconic British retailer spanning 60 countries and ca. 20,000 people strong, from July 2008 to October 2013, as well... 
John J. Gavin, Jr.
Director, Supervisory Board
John J. Gavin, Jr.
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. Gavin previously served as Chief Financial Officer of BladeLogic, Inc., a provider of data center automation software, from January 2007 through June 2008, when it was acquired by BMC Software; as Chief Financial Officer of Navisite, Inc., a provider of information technology hosting, outsourcing and professional services, from April 2004 through December 2006; and as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cambridge Technology Partners, a consulting firm, from February 2000... 
Eric C. Olsen
Director, Supervisory Board
Eric C. Olsen
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. Olsen has served since August 1999 in various executive capacities at LafargeHolcim (previously Lafarge), a publicly traded world leader in building materials. His current role is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Lafarge SA since July 2015, and immediately prior, he served as Executive Vice President, Operations since September 2013. Mr. Olsen was previously Executive Vice President, Organization and Human Resources, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President of La... 
Dr. Nadia Shouraboura
Director, Supervisory Board
Dr. Nadia Shouraboura
Director, Supervisory Board


Dr. Shouraboura has served as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hointer, Inc., a technology company that brings together the best features of virtual shopping with in-store shopping, since August 2012. Before founding Hointer, Dr. Shouraboura served on the senior management team responsible for overall direction and operations at Amazon.com, Inc. from April 2004 to August 2012, including as Technology Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Fulfillment Platform from 2008 to August 2012.... 
Mark T. Thomas
Director, Supervisory Board
Mark T. Thomas
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. Thomas has served as a Founder and Partner of Monitor Clipper Partners, a middle market private equity firm, since December 1997 and also serves as a member of Monitor Clipper Partners’ Investment Committee and as a director of several of its portfolio companies. In addition, Mr. Thomas was a co-founder of Monitor Company Group LP, a global strategy and marketing consulting firm, where he served in various leadership positions from 1983 to November 2012. In November 2012, Monitor Company Gro... 
Scott Vassalluzzo
Director, Supervisory Board
Scott Vassalluzzo
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. Vassalluzzo is a Managing Member of Prescott General Partners LLC ("PGP"), an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that holds approximately 13% of Cimpress' outstanding shares. PGP serves as the general partner of three private investment limited partnerships, including Prescott Associates L.P. (together, the "Prescott Partnerships"). Mr. Vassalluzzo joined the Prescott organization in 1998 as an equity analyst, became a general partner of the Presco... 
Zachary  S. Sternberg
Director, Supervisory Board
Zachary  S. Sternberg
Director, Supervisory Board


Mr. Sternberg, age 32, is the co-founder and Managing Member of the General Partner of The Spruce House Partnership, a New York-based investment partnership. Spruce House invests in public and private companies globally and seeks to partner with management teams that are focused on growing the per share value of their companies over the long-term. Mr. Sternberg graduated from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in accounting. Spruce House holds 7.6% of Cimpr...