Mark Vincent Hurd
(born January 1, 1957) is co-CEO of Oracle Corporation, and the past chairman, chief executive officer, and president of Hewlett-Packard. At Hewlett-Packard, Hurd succeeded CFO Robert Wayman, who served as interim CEO from February 10, 2005 to March 28, 2005, after former CEO Carly Fiorina was forced by the board to resign.
Education and Personal Life
[Hurd wife Paula Hurd.jpg|thumb|right|Mark Hurd and wife, Paula Hurd]Hurd graduated in 1979 with a BBA (Bachelor's degree in Business Administration) from Baylor University, which he attended on a tennis scholarship. In 2009, Baylor named its tennis complex the Hurd Tennis Center after he helped fund its renovation.
Mark Hurd is married to Paula Hurd, formerly Paula Kalupa.
Source @ Wikipedia
Hurd spent 25 years at NCR Corporation, culminating in a two-year tenure as chief executive officer and president. His leadership was marked by successful efforts to improve operating efficiency, bolster the product line and build strong leadership. In the fiscal year of 2004, NCR generated revenue of $6.0 billion, up 7 percent from a year earlier, and net income rose nearly fivefold to $290 million. He was named president of NCR in 2001 and was given additional responsibilities as chief operating officer in 2002. He began working for NCR as a junior salesman in San Antonio in 1980, and subsequently held a variety of positions in general management, operations, and sales and marketing. He also served as head of the company's Teradata data-warehousing division for three years. Hurd forecast that in 2009, HP's sales could drop as much as 5% in the midst of the recession, but its profit increased