Howard Safir has served as a director on the Verint Board of Directors since May 2002. Mr Safir is currently chairman and CEO of Vigilant Resources International (VRI). He is also a member of the board of directors for LexisNexis Special Services and Citius Pharmaceuticals. Prior positions he has held include chairman and CEO for SafirRosetti (now Guidepost Solutions), vice chairman of Global Options Group (now CoventBridge Group) and CEO of Bode Technology (now Bode Cellmark). Other roles he has held include serving as the City of New York’s 39th police commissioner, associate director of operations for the U.S. Marshals Service and assistant director for the Drug Enforcement Administration. Mr Safir is a recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, among other awards.