Thomas M. Siebel
Chairman and CEO
Siebel Systems

Siebel Systems is the worldās leading supplier of eBusiness application software. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Siebel Systems has grown since its founding in 1993 to become the fastest growing application software company in history.

Siebel Systems is a global corporation providing comprehensive eBusiness solutions to many of the worldās leading corporations including: IBM, Deutsche Telekom, Lucent, Chase Manhattan Bank, Charles Schwab Corporation, Yahoo!, Microsoft, and Kelloggās.

Prior to Siebel Systems, Mr. Siebel served as Chief Executive Officer of Gain Technology, a multimedia software company that merged with Sybase in December 1992. From 1984 through 1990, he was an executive at Oracle Corporation where he held a number of executive management positions.

Mr. Siebel was recognized by Business Week in January 2000 as one of the top 25 managers in the world. In 1999, Fortune  Magazine recognized Siebel Systems as the fastest growing company in the United States. Siebel Systems employees over 5200 employees in 32 countries and operates in excess of a $1 billion revenue run rate.

Mr. Siebel, a frequent industry spokesman, is the author of Virtual Selling, published by the Free Press and Cyber Rules, published by Doubleday. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from which he holds a B.A. in History, an M.B.A. and an M.S. in Computer Science.

Mr. Siebel serves on the board of advisors of the University of Illinois College of Engineering, the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and the Stanford University Law School.