F5 names Elizabeth Buse to its Board of Directors as she brings broad financial services industry expertise and public company board experience to the business


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Elizabeth Buse appointed to F5 Networks Board of Directors

Elizabeth Buse appointed to F5 Networks Board of Directors

 September 29, 2020

F5 Networks announced the appointment of Elizabeth Buse, former CEO of Monitise PLC, a global mobile banking and payments company, to its Board of Directors.

Elizabeth brings broad financial services industry expertise and public company board experience.

Supporting the evolution of F5

With Elizabeth's appointment, F5’s Board expands to 12 members, 10 of whom are independent.

“Elizabeth’s experience as a CEO of a global financial services technology company and her understanding of both the internal and consumer-facing application challenges faced by companies of that scale will be immensely valuable perspective for F5 and our Board,” said François Locoh-Donou, president and CEO of F5. “We are looking forward to her participation as a board member and to the insights she will bring as we continue to evolve our application security and delivery offerings to support the increasing demands our customers and their applications face daily.”

Long-term leadership experience

Elizabeth served as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Monitise PLC during 2014 and 2015, after retiring from Visa, Inc. as Executive Vice President of Global Services, a position she held from 2013 to 2014. Elizabeth held various senior leadership positions at Visa during her 16-year tenure, including Group President for Asia-Pacific, Central Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

In addition, Elizabeth has served on the board of U.S. Bancorp since 2018. She previously served as a director for Monitise PLC and for Travelport Worldwide Ltd.

Elizabeth holds an MBA from Hass School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, a Del Amo Fellow in Spanish Linguistics from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and graduated magna cum laude with a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles.


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