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Portrait de John Chambers
Age : 68
Public asset : 30,669,030 USD
Country of residence : Unknown

Summary 
Mr. John T. Chambers is an Executive Chairman at Unmanned Innovation, Inc. and a Chairman at U.S.-India Business Council.

He is on the Board of Directors at Bloom Energy Corp., Sprinklr, Inc., Pindrop Security, Inc. and OpenGov, Inc. Mr. Chambers was previously employed as an Executive Chairman by Cisco Systems, Inc., a President & Chief Executive Officer by TGV Software, Inc., and a Senior Vice President-US Operations by Wang Laboratories, Inc.

He also served on the board at Walmart, Inc.

He received his undergraduate degree from West Virginia University, a graduate degree from West Virginia University and an MBA from Indiana University.


Current positions of John Chambers 
NameTitle Since
Unmanned Innovation, Inc. Executive Chairman 1995
U.S.-India Business Council Chairman -
Bloom Energy Corp Director 2018
Pindrop Security, Inc. Director 2017
Sprinklr, Inc. Director 2017
OpenGov, Inc. Director 2016


Holdings of John Chambers 
NameEquities%Valuation
Cisco Systems (CSCO)
Communications & Networking
712,7360.015%30,669,030 USD


John Chambers : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Marc Lowell Andreessen OpenGov, Inc.
Pindrop Security, Inc.
Mary K. Bush Bloom Energy Corp
Edward Monser U.S.-India Business Council
Richard P. Lavin U.S.-India Business Council
Gene J. Frantz Pindrop Security, Inc.
Sally Susman U.S.-India Business Council
Eddy Zervigon Bloom Energy Corp
David Cordani U.S.-India Business Council
Ajaypal Singh Banga U.S.-India Business Council
Shephard W. Hill U.S.-India Business Council


Biography of John Chambers 
John Thomas Chambers His mother was a psychiatrist and his father was an obstetrician.

When Chambers was nine years old, he was diagnosed with dyslexia. Aided by a therapist, Chambers learned to cope with his disability. In November 2006, he was named Chairman of the Board, in addition to his CEO role.

Chambers served on the Board of Directors of myCFO.

Personal
Chambers and his wife Elaine have two children, Lindsay and John.

Political contributions
Chambers has made political donations totaling over $180,000 to the Democratic Party and over $1,000,000 to the Republican Party. He served as a co-chair in Republican John McCain's 2008 presidential bid.

Since 2010 Chambers has also served as a Commissioner for the Broadband Commission for Digital Development, which leverages broadband technologies as a key enabler for social and economic development.

  • 2012 Franklin Institute's Bower Award for Business Leadership
  • Compensation

    • 2013 - Total compensation of $21,049,501, which included a base salary of $1,100,000, a cash bonus of $4,700,080 , stocks granted of $15,237,652, and other compensation worth $11,769.
    • 2012 - Total compensation of $11,687,666, which included a base salary of $375,000, a cash bonus of $3,953,376, stocks granted of $7,348,265, and other compensation worth $11,025.
    • 2008 - Total compensation of $18,767,149, which included a base salary of $375,000, a cash bonus of $3,002,802, stocks granted of $6,442,000, and options granted of $8,938,260.
    • 2007 - Total compensation of $12,801,773, which included a base salary of $350,096, a cash bonus of $3,500,000 and options granted of $8,944,000.

    Books
    Chambers is mentioned in books about his management and leadership style.

    • John Chambers and The Cisco Way (Waters, John K., Wiley, 2002) ISBN 978-0-471-00833-0
    • The Eye of the Storm: How John Chambers Steered Cisco Through the Technology Collapse (Slater, Robert, HarperBusiness, 2003) ISBN 978-0-06-018887-0


    Source @ Wikipedia



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    John Chambers : Connections 
    Bush International LLC
    Bloom Energy Corp
    AH Capital Management LLC


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