David C. Drummond

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"Mr. David C. Drummond, J.D. has been Chief Legal Officer, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Secretary at Alphabet Inc., since October 2, 2015. Mr. Drummond serves as an Advisor of PacketTrap Networks, Inc. and Ozy Media, Inc. He served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Alphabet Inc. (also known as Google Inc.) from January 2006 to October 2, 2015 and Chief Legal Officer from December 2006 to October 2, 2015 and its Secretary from February 2002 to October 2, 2015. He oversaw Google’s activities in public policy, communications, and mergers and acquisitions. He was first introduced to Google in 1998 as a Partner in the corporate transactions group at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati. Mr. Drummond served as the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance at SSI Investments II Limited since July 1999. He served as Vice President of Corporate Development and General Counsel at Google Inc., from February 2002 to January 2006. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of SmartForce Plc from July 1999 to February 2002 and also served as its Executive Vice President of Finance. He was a Partner of Wilson, Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, outside counsel. He serves as Chairman at Google Ventures and Google Capital. He has been a Director of Uber Technologies, Inc., since August 2013. He serves as a Director of KKR & Co. L.P., Next Autoworks Company, V-Vehicle Company and Rocket Lawyer Incorporated. He has been an Independent Director of KKR Management LLC since March 14, 2014. He served as a Director of SSI Investments II Limited since February 1, 2000. Mr. Drummond holds a J.D. degree from Stanford University and a B.A. in History from Santa Clara University."[1]

KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) today announced that effective March 14, 2014, David Drummond has been appointed to the Board of Directors of KKR Management LLC, the managing partner of KKR, and to the Board's Conflicts Committee. His appointment will bring the number of independent directors on KKR's Board to seven out of a total of nine Board seats.

Mr. Drummond serves as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Legal Officer of Google Inc.

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  1. David C. Drummond, organizational web page, accessed November 16, 2015.