Verifone, Inc., the leading provider of payment solutions, today announced the appointment of Robert B. (Brad) Henske to the board of directors. Mr. Henske is the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of finance and administration of Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ: INTU). Founded in 1983, Intuit had annual revenue of nearly $1.9 billion in its fiscal year 2004.
Douglas G. Bergeron, Chairman and CEO of Verifone commented: “We are delighted to have Brad on our board of directors. He has an extensive deal making and financial operations background.”
Prior to Intuit, Mr. Henske was CFO of Synopsys Inc., a supplier of electronic design automation software from May 2000 until January 2003. Mr. Henske has also served as CFO at American Savings Bank, a partner at Oak Hill Capital Management, a partner at Robert M. Bass Group private equity investment firm, and at Bain & Company. He earned an MBA in finance and strategic planning from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in chemical engineering from Rice University.
About Verifone, Inc.
Verifone, Inc., a global leader in secure electronic payment technologies, provides expertise, solutions and services for today with a migration strategy for tomorrow. Verifone delivers solutions that add value to the point of sale, resulting in improved merchant retention and the generation of new sources of revenue for its partners and customers. Verifone solutions are specifically designed to meet the needs of vertical markets including financial, retail, petroleum, government and healthcare. Verifone has shipped over eleven million electronic payment systems since inception in 1981.