Vonage Appoints Jan Hauser to its Board

HOLMDEL, N.J., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Vonage (VG), a global business cloud communications leader, has appointed Jan Hauser as an independent director to its Board of Directors. Ms. Hauser brings to Vonage more than thirty-five years of financial and regulatory policy expertise, as well as significant experience in leading organizations through periods of remarkable change.

Ms. Hauser joins 10 additional directors, nine of whom are also independent.

“We are pleased to welcome Jan Hauser to the Vonage Board,” said Gary Steele, Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee. “Her proven leadership, strong financial background, including her SEC experience, will be a tremendous asset and valuable addition to our Board and the future growth of the Company. We believe Ms. Hauser’s reputation for excellent communication skills and strong relationships among team members, senior executives and board members will be of tremendous benefit to the Vonage Board.”

Jan Hauser is a global finance leader, retired PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) partner and board member with more than thirty-five years of experience dealing with complex business transactions and strategies. Ms. Hauser was the Chief Accounting Officer of General Electric Company (GE) from April 2013 to September 2018. During her tenure at GE, Ms. Hauser led a world-class controllership team of more than 3,000 professionals and navigated many strategic, operational and technical challenges. In addition, Ms. Hauser provided oversight for multiple mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures and was a candid advisor to board members on technical accounting issues, control strategies, operational matters, change management, and talent development. […]