What the New Board Brings to HP

1. Shumeet Banerji

The CEO of consultancy Booz & Co., Banerji spent many years working in Europe, giving HP a better understanding of overseas markets

2. Gary Reiner

HP specializes in selling technology equipment to large corporations. Reiner, former chief information officer for GE, understands how customers think

3. Patricia Russo

Russo knows networking equipment—she was the CEO of Alcatel-Lucent—and will help HP compete in the high-profit market for routers and switches

4. Dominique Senequier

As the CEO of AXA Private Equity, Senequier is one of the most powerful female executives in Europe. Lane praises her "strong financial acumen"

5. Meg Whitman

The former head of eBay, Whitman can help HP understand what kind of equipment and services big Internet companies need

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