Green Dot Corp.on April 11 announced the appointment of three independent directors to its boardand the resignation of Samuel Altman, a non-independent member, effective immediately.
As a result, the size of the board was increased to 10 directorsfrom eight, and nine will be independent.
J. Chris Brewster, one of the new directors, was most recentlyCFO of Cardtronics Inc.Rajeev Date, the second appointee, is the founder and managing partner of FenwaySumer LLC, a venture investment firm. William Jacobs, the third new director, hasbeen chairman of the board of GlobalPayments Inc. since June 2014.
Green Dot first announced its intentions to name more directors to its board Feb. 24. shareholder named nominees for the Green Dotboard, but none were elected.
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