Lewis Coleman has been a member of our board of directors since December 2015.
Mr. Coleman most recently served as Vice Chairman of DreamWorks Animation following nine years of executive-level positions within the company, including President and Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to joining DreamWorks Animation in 2005, Mr. Coleman was the President of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation from its founding in November 2000 to December 2004. Prior to that, Mr. Coleman was a Senior Managing Director at Montgomery Securities and then President and COO of its successor, Banc of America Securities, where he also served as Chairman from 1998 to 2000. Before then, Mr. Coleman spent ten years at Bank of America where he served as Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer. He spent the previous 21 years at Wells Fargo Bank, where his positions included Chief Credit Officer and Chairman of the Credit Policy Committee, and at Bank of California.
Mr. Coleman also serves on the board of directors of Immune Design, a publicly traded clinical-stage immunotherapy company focused on oncology, as well as DCI, LLC, a private fund management company, and he is the Chairman of the board of eBond Advisors, a private financial technology company. Mr. Coleman’s previous board experience includes Chiron Corporation, Regal Entertainment, Bank of America, DreamWorks Animation, and Northrup Grumman, where he was the non-executive Chairman. He received a B.A. in economics from Stanford University.
Mr. Coleman brings over five decades of relevant business and leadership experience to Rubicon Project’s Board, including an extensive background in consumer media and technology as well as a successful track record of expanding businesses into emerging markets.