DREW W. STROUD is the Vice President of Marketing at ValueAct Capital. Prior to joining ValueAct Capital in April 2016, Mr. Stroud was a trader at Elliott Management where he focused on event driven investing, corporate distress, US/European risk arbitrage, and corporate activism. Prior to that, Mr. Stroud spent over eight years as a portfolio manager and Vice President in the wealth management division at Morgan Stanley where he managed single name equity and credit portfolios for foundations, endowments and high net worth families. He started his career as a trader at First New York where he focused on risk arbitrage. In addition, Mr. Stroud serves on the Board of Directors of Family House, Inc. He has a B.A. from Duke University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.