Michal Katz was appointed to Nuance’s Board of Directors on September 12, 2018. Ms. Katz has served as head of corporate investment banking for the Americas for Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. since November 2019. Prior to that, Ms. Katz was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Global Technology Investment Banking Group at RBC Capital Markets from 2013 through August 2019. Prior to her roles at RBC, she served as Managing Director and Head of the Global Software practice within the Global Technology Investment Banking Group at Barclays Plc. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from State University of New York at Binghamton and a Juris Doctor in Law from New York University School of Law. Ms. Katz serves as a member of Nuance’s Governance and Nominating Committee.