|Charles E. Peters, Jr.|
Charles E. Peters, Jr. is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Red Hat, Inc. Prior to joining Red Hat, from 1995 to 2003 Mr. Peters held the position of Chief Financial Officer with NYSE-listed multi-national Burlington Industries, Inc. From 1991 to 1995, Peters was Senior Vice President Finance at Boston Edison Company, a NYSE-listed electric power company serving the Boston area. Prior to that, he served as Chief Financial Officer at GenRad, Inc., a NYSE-listed multi-national manufacturer of automatic test equipment. Peters began his career with Price Waterhouse in 1973, serving in Boston and London in the audit division. Peters is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts as well as a Master of Science in Finance from Bentley College.