Franklin (Fritz) W. Hobbs - Chairman

President and Chief Executive Officer
Ribbon Communications

Director of Ally since May 2009 and the current Chairman of the Board. Mr. Hobbs currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Ribbon Communications Inc. Since 2004, he has been an advisor to One Equity Partners LLC. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer of Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin. In that role, he oversaw all operations, which included advisory services for midmarket companies involved in mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructurings. He previously was Chairman of UBS AG’s Warburg Dillon Read Inc. unit. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Dillon, Read & Co. Inc. Mr. Hobbs earned his bachelor’s degree from Harvard College and master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School. He currently serves as a director on the boards of Ribbon Communications Inc. and Molson Coors Brewing Company.