Brian H. Sharples

Former Chairman and CEO, HomeAway

Director of Ally since August 2018. Mr. Sharples co-founded Twyla, Inc., a privately held online art
sales company, serving as its Chairman from October 2016 until December 2018. From April 2004
through September 2016, Mr. Sharples served as co-founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive
Officer of HomeAway, Inc., a global online marketplace for the vacation rental industry, and he
continued serving as Chairman through January 2017. Prior to this, he served as President and
Chief Executive Officer of IntelliQuest Information Group, Inc., a supplier of marketing data and
research to technology companies. He began his career as a consultant at Bain & Company, a
global management consulting firm, and has engaged in several entrepreneurial and investment
activities since that time. Mr. Sharples currently serves on the public-company boards of GoDaddy
Inc. and Yelp Inc., and he also serves as a director for privately held Fexy Media Inc. and RVshare
LLC. Mr. Sharples earned a bachelor’s degree in math and economics from Colby College and a
master’s degree in business administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.