Citrix Appoints Robert Daleo to Board of Directors

  Citrix Appoints Robert Daleo to Board of Directors

     Former Vice Chairman and CFO of Thomson Reuters to Join Citrix Board

Business Wire

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- May 10, 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTXS) today announced the appointment of a new
director, Robert (Bob) D. Daleo, who served as vice chairman of Thomson
Reuters Corporation in 2012 and as executive vice president and chief
financial officer from November 1998 to January 2011, to its board of
directors, effective immediately.

Daleo began his career with Thomson in 1994 when he joined Thomson Newspapers
as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Beginning in 1996, he
served as chief operating officer of Thomson Newspapers, and was responsible
for a significant portion of its U.S. operations. In 1997, he was appointed
senior vice president of Thomson Corporation responsible for finance,
operations, business development and strategy. Prior to joining The Thomson
Corporation, he held various financial and operations positions with
McGraw-Hill and Automatic Data Processing.

“Bob brings enormous experience in the governance and management of complex,
global scale enterprises,” said Mark Templeton, president and chief executive
officer for Citrix. “We are honored to have a new director of Bob’s
capabilities and character serve on the Citrix board.”

Daleo is also a member of the board of directors for Equifax, is chairman of
the Fordham University Board of Trustees, and is Chairman of the New Jersey
Community Development Corporation.

With the election of Daleo, Citrix’s board of directors now includes: Thomas
Bogan, former president and chief operating officer, Rational Software, and
partner at Greylock Partners; Nanci Caldwell, former executive vice president
and chief marketing officer, PeopleSoft; Murray Demo, former chief financial
officer, Adobe and Dolby; Stephen Dow, general partner, Sevin Rosen Funds;
Asiff Hirji, former president, TD Ameritrade Holding Company and partner at
TPG Capital; Gary Morin, former executive vice president and chief financial
officer, Lexmark; Godfrey Sullivan, president and chief executive officer,
Splunk; and Mark Templeton, president and chief executive officer, Citrix.

About Citrix

Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is the cloud computing company that enables mobile
workstyles – empowering people to work and collaborate from anywhere,
accessing apps and data on any of the latest devices, as easily as they would
in their own office – simply and securely. Citrix cloud computing solutions
help IT and service providers build both private and public clouds –
leveraging virtualization and networking technologies to deliver
high-performance, elastic and cost-effective services for mobile workstyles.
With market leading solutions for mobility, desktop virtualization, cloud
networking, cloud platforms, collaboration, and data sharing, Citrix helps
organizations of all sizes achieve the kind of speed and agility necessary to
succeed in an increasingly mobile and dynamic world. Citrix products are in
use at more than 260,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally.
Annual revenue in 2012 was $2.59 billion.

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