Nora Aufreiter , Chairperson

Ms. Aufreiter is a corporate director and a former director and senior partner of McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. Throughout her 27 year career at McKinsey, Ms. Aufreiter held multiple leadership roles including Managing Director of McKinsey’s Toronto office, leader of the North American Retail practice, the Digital and Omni Channel service line and was a member of the firm’s global personnel committees. She has worked extensively in the U.S., Canada and internationally serving her clients in consumer facing industries including major retailers, financial institutions and other consumer-facing companies. Before joining McKinsey, Ms. Aufreiter spent three years in financial services working in corporate finance and investment banking. She is a member of the Board of Directors of The Bank of Nova Scotia where she is chair of the governance committee and is a member of the compensation committee. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of The Kroger Company where she is chair of the public responsibilities committee and a member of the financial policy committee. In addition, Ms. Aufreiter is on the board of a privately held company, Cadillac Fairview Property Trust, a subsidiary of Ontario Teachers Pension Plan, which is one of North America’s largest owners, operators and developers of commercial real estate. Ms. Aufreiter also serves on the boards of Unity Health Toronto, a hospital network; The Canadian Opera Company and is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board for the Ivey Business School in Ontario, Canada. Ms. Aufreiter holds a B.A. (Honours) in business administration from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. In June, 2018, Ms. Aufreiter was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws at The University of Western Ontario. Ms. Aufreiter has over 30 years of broad business experience in a variety of retail sectors. Her experience as a corporate director and in leading McKinsey’s North American Retail Practice, North American Branding service line and the Consumer Digital and Omni Channel service line is of particular value to the board.

Dennis Gies

Mr. Gies is a private investor. Previously, Mr. Gies was a Partner and Head of the Consumer Private Equity practice at Ares Management, where he was responsible for sourcing and executing investments in private companies in the consumer goods, consumer services, e-commerce, retail, restaurant, leisure and lodging sectors. Prior to joining Ares in 2006, he worked at UBS Investment Bank, where he participated in the execution of a variety of transactions including leveraged buyouts, mergers and acquisitions, dividend recapitalizations and debt and equity financings. Mr. Gies serves as a Trustee and Treasurer of The Center for Early Education. Mr. Gies holds a B.S., magna cum laude, from Virginia Tech in Electrical Engineering and an M.S. from the University of California, Los Angeles, in Electrical Engineering.

David B. Kaplan

Mr. Kaplan was appointed to our Supervisory Board in January 2021. Mr. Kaplan is a Co-Founder of Ares, a Director and Partner of Ares Management Corporation and Co-Chairman of the Ares Private Equity Group. He is a member of the Ares Executive Management Committee and the firm’s Management Committee. He additionally serves on the Ares Private Equity Group’s Corporate Opportunities, Asia Private Equity and Special Opportunities Investment Committees. Mr. Kaplan joined Ares in 2003 from Shelter Capital Partners, LLC, where he was a Senior Principal from June 2000 to April 2003. From 1991 through 2000, Mr. Kaplan was a Senior Partner of, Apollo Management, L.P. and its affiliates, during which time he completed multiple private equity investments from origination through exit. Prior to Apollo Management, L.P., Mr. Kaplan was a member of the Investment Banking Department at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corp. Mr. Kaplan currently serves as a member of the Boards of Directors of 99 Cents Only Stores LLC, Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants, Guitar Center Holdings, Inc. and the parent entity of Floor and Decor Outlets of America, Inc. Mr. Kaplan’s previous public company Board of Directors experience includes Maidenform Brands, Inc. where he served as the company’s Chairman, GNC Holdings, Inc., Dominick’s Supermarkets, Inc., Stream Global Services, Inc., Orchard Supply Hardware Stores Corporation, Smart & Final, Inc. and Allied Waste Industries Inc. Mr. Kaplan also serves on the Board of Directors of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and serves on the President’s Advisory Group of the University of Michigan. Mr. Kaplan graduated with High Distinction, Beta Gamma Sigma, from the University of Michigan, School of Business Administration with a B.B.A. concentrating in Finance. Mr. Kaplan’s over 25 years of experience managing investments in, and serving on the boards of directors of companies in various industries led to the conclusion that he should serve as a member of our Supervisory Board.

Marjorie Lao

Marjorie Lao (1974) was appointed to our Supervisory Board in November 2020, and currently serves as Vice-Chairperson of the Board and Chairperson of the Audit Committee. Ms. Lao is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the LEGO Group, a position she held from February 2017 to March 2020, after serving as Senior Vice President - Finance and Senior Vice President - Corporate Finance from January 2014 to January 2017. Prior to joining the LEGO Group, Ms. Lao was the Vice President – Projects at Seadrill Limited during 2013. She served as the Senior Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer at Tandberg ASA from 2006 to 2010, and as Vice President – Business Development and M&A in 2006. When Tandberg was acquired by Cisco Systems, Inc., Ms. Lao joined Cisco as Senior Director – Finance and Senior Director – Strategy and Business Analytics from 2010 to 2012. Previously, she heard Finance and Strategy managerial positions at McKinsey & Company and Procter & Gamble Company in Asia. Ms. Lao currently serves on the Board of Directors of Logitech SA, Modern Times Group MTG AB, and Sitecore Holding II A/S, and is a member of the Harvard Business School European and Global Advisory Board. Born in the Philippines, Ms. Lao, holds a BSc degree in Business Administration and Accountancy from the University of the Philippines, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She was certified as a public accountant in the Philippines in 1996.

Cesare J. Ruggiero

Mr. Ruggiero has served as a member of our Supervisory Board since September 2020. Mr. Ruggiero is a Senior Principal in the Portfolio Value Creation group at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”), where he supports management teams of individual investments to achieve full value potential. Mr. Ruggiero joined CPPIB in March 2014 from The Boston Consulting Group, where he served since September 2011 advising clients in the retail, consumer, durable goods and other industries on strategy, corporate development, operations improvement and transformations. Prior to joining The Boston Consulting Group, he was with Capgemini Consulting (formerly Cap Gemini Ernst & Young), where he worked with global corporate clients in the United States, China and internationally on various value creation initiatives. At Capgemini, he held leadership roles in the Strategy & Transformation service line, the U.S. west region, the U.S. mergers and acquisitions practice, as well as co-led the global mergers and acquisitions practice. Mr. Ruggiero has also served as a member of the board of directors of NMG Parent since May 2018. Mr. Ruggiero holds an honorary B.A. with high distinction from the University of Toronto. Mr. Ruggiero’s financial and operational expertise, as well as experience delivering value creation initiatives with private equity portfolio companies across various industries, led to the conclusion that he should serve as a member of our Supervisory Board.

Susan Gail Saideman

Ms. Saideman was appointed to our Supervisory Board in November 2020. Ms. Saideman is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Portage Bay Limited, LLC, which provides consulting and advisory services. Ms. Saideman founded Portage Bay Limited, LLC in September 2019 after serving as the General Manager for Amazon, Inc. (e-commerce) in Seattle from November 2013 to November 2016 and January 2019 to August 2019, and in London from November 2016 to December 2018. Prior to joining Amazon, Ms. Saideman held a series of General Management roles at Mars, Mikasa, Newell Rubbermaid and Campbell Soup. In these roles, she worked across channels that included retail stores, wholesale and ecommerce as well as geographies that included the United States, Canada, Europe, China, India, and the Middle East. Ms. Saideman started her career in finance at Chase Manhattan and as a strategy consultant at Bain & Company before joining PepsiCo where she was promoted through increasingly responsible positions at Pepsi-Cola North America and KFC. Ms. Saideman has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Church & Dwight since June 2019, of PrePack Manufacturing since October 2019, and of FIRST Washington since September 2019, and has served as a Trustee of Harvey Mudd College since September 2019. She served as a member of the Board of Directors of DevaCurl from October 2019 to res Private Equity. Ms. Saideman holds an MBA from Harvard business School and a BA from Dartmouth College. Ms. Saideman’s experience in leading Fortune 500 consumer goods and e-commerce companies and in building consumer brands across channels and geographies, as well has her insights in digital operations, global strategy, m operations, led to the conclusion that she should serve as a member of our Supervisory Board.

Michaela Tod

Ms. Tod (1969) was appointed to our Supervisory Board in January 2021. Ms. Tod previously served as the co-Chief Executive Officer of ProSiebenSat1 TVD GmbH, a German broadcaster, from April 2019 to July 2020, during which time she also served as a member of the Supervisory Board of NUCOM Group SE from April 2019 to March 2020, as the Chair of the Supervisory Board of Directors of Virtual Minds AG from April 2019 to April 2020, and as a member of the Supervisory Board of Join GmbH from September 2019 to June 2020. Prior to this she spent 14 years at Dyson. She served as the President (Greater) China of Dyson Technology Ltd. from July 2015 to February 2019 and was responsible for the development and operational leadership of the Greater China business. Throughout her career at Dyson Michaela Tod held multiple leadership roles including Director of marketing, retail and ecommerce in Japan and Director of global product development at the company’s headquarter in the UK. Ms. Tod is a member of the Supervisory Board of AUGA group since April 2021 and a member of the Advisory Board of Pro Gamers Group since November 2021. Born in Austria, she holds an MA in Business and Economics from Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien. Ms. Tod’s strategic and operational expertise, including her experience pivoting a business towards a digital platform and transforming a start-up to an established and profitable company, led to the conclusion that she should serve as a member of our Supervisory Board.

Sascha Zahnd

Mr. Zahnd was appointed to our Supervisory Board in December 2020. Mr. Zahnd is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Valora Holding AG, a leading small-scale retailer in the convenience and food service sector, and a member of its Audit Committee. Mr. Zahnd served as Vice President EMEA of Tesla International from December 2019 to May 2020. In May 2016, Mr. Zahnd joined the senior management team of U.S. Tesla, Inc. in Palo Alto, California, as Vice President Global Supply Chain. Prior to his departure from Tesla in December 2020, he was actively involved in helping to develop future global topics such as mobility, energy, artificial intelligence and Industry 4.0. Previously, Sascha Zahnd worked for six years at ETA SA/Swatch Group, where as a member of the Executive Board he was responsible for the global supply chain and the component production plants. In this role, he completely repositioned the entire purchasing and logistics organization and significantly increased production flexibility. Between 2001 and 2010, Mr. Zahnd worked for IKEA, initially in Switzerland and then in Sweden, Mexico, the United States and China. He started his career at the retail company as Regional Logistics Manager and went on to hold various roles including Sales Manager and Deputy to the General Manager of IKEA Retail in New York and finally Head Supply Division Asia Pacific in Shanghai. Mr. Zahnd’s strong track record in the fields of retail, production and supply chain at globally leading companies, along with his embodiment of the digital pioneer, innovation and transformation spirit that is synonymous with Silicon Valley, led to the conclusion that he should serve as a member of our Supervisory Board.