Jaffray (NYSE:PJC), a leading investment bank and asset management
firm, announced that Scott Taylor joined its board
of directors, effective February 4, 2014.
Since 2007, Taylor has been executive vice president, general counsel
and secretary of Symantec
Corp., a global provider of computer security, backup and
availability software headquartered in Mountain View, California. In
that role, Taylor manages Symantec's global legal, government relations,
corporate responsibility and ethics and compliance functions.
Commenting on Taylor's appointment, Piper Jaffray Companies chairman and
Duff said, "We are delighted to have Scott as a director. Scott
brings with him a deep background in the technology industry, an
important sector for our capital markets business, and his proven
executive experience, integrity and leadership skills make him a great
cultural fit and a strong added resource to our board."
Prior to joining Symantec, Taylor was chief administrative officer,
senior vice president and general counsel of Phoenix Technologies Ltd.,
a publicly traded technology company. Before that, he served as vice
president and general counsel of Narus, Inc. Taylor began his legal
career as a corporate attorney with the San Francisco-based law firm
Pillsbury Madison & Sutro (now Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman).
Taylor is currently on the board of directors of VirnetX Holding Corp.
Taylor is also a national advisory board member of the Stanford
University Center for Comparative Studies on Race and Ethnicity.
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