Jason Lenga, Chairman of the Board and Director

Age: 43 Class: III Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2020

Jason Lenga has served as chairman of the board and a member of Despegar’s board of directors since April 2015. Mr. Lenga is an Operating Partner at Tiger Global Australia Pty Ltd, which he joined in 2015. Prior to joining Tiger Global, Mr. Lenga was a senior executive at Australian Stock Exchange listed Seek Limited, a leading global online employment marketplace. From December 1999 to June 2015, Mr. Lenga worked at Seek Limited in a variety of senior roles, developing Seek’s strategic direction as well as establishing and driving key parts of its business, including the development of the group’s significant international assets. Prior to joining Seek, Mr. Lenga was a solicitor in the mergers and acquisitions practice of Mallesons Stephen Jaques, an Australian commercial law firm. Mr. Lenga also serves on the board of directors of Zhaopin Limited (NYSE: ZPIN). Mr. Lenga received a Bachelor of Laws degree and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New South Wales in Australia.

Damián Scokin, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Age: 51 Class: III Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2020

Damián Scokin joined Despegar in December 2016 and has served as our Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") since February 2017 and as a member of our board of directors since April 2017. From November 2014 to November 2016, prior to becoming our CEO, Mr. Scokin was the CEO of Ultrapetrol (Bahamas) Limited ("Ultrapetrol"), where he continues to be a member of the company’s board of directors. Mr. Scokin helped navigate Ultrapetrol through its negotiations with creditors as a result of adverse market conditions in the energy and natural resources sectors, which, subsequent to his departure as CEO of the company, resulted in the filing of a Chapter 11 prepackaged reorganization plan agreement with a U.S. bankruptcy court at the beginning of 2017. From 2005 to 2014, Mr. Scokin held several positions within the LATAM Airlines Group. From 2012 to 2014, Mr. Scokin served as CEO for LATAM’s International Business Unit, where he was in charge of leading the merger and integration process of LAN Airlines, the biggest airline in Chile, and TAM Linhas Aéreas, one of Brazil's leading airlines. Prior to the merger process, Mr. Scokin worked as CEO for the International Business Unit of LAN Airlines in Chile and as CEO for LAN Argentina before that, where he was in charge of the company’s startup and early development in Argentina. Mr. Scokin started his career in 1995 as an associate of McKinsey & Company in Boston, where he eventually became partner. Mr. Scokin holds Bachelor degrees in Economics and Industrial Engineering from the University of Buenos Aires and a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

Adam Jay, Director

Age: 42 Class: I Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2018

Mr. Jay is Senior Vice President Global Products and Marketing at Hotels.com, an Expedia, Inc. company, which he joined in February 2012. From 2007 until 2012, he served as VP of Strategy and Global Transformation at Travelport plc. Prior to that, he led Product for Avis Europe plc (now Avis Budget Group) and also spent a number of years at Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Jay currently serves on the board of Checkatrade.com, a UK-based subsidiary of Homeserve plc. He has an MBA from INSEAD and an MA (Hons) in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University.

Nilesh Lakhani, Director

Age: 58 Class: III Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2020

Nilesh Lakhani joined Despegar’s board of directors in October 2012. Mr. Lakhani also serves on the board of directors of Netshoes (Cayman) Limited (NYSE: NETS) and, from 2013 to 2014, served on the board of directors of QIWI plc (Nasdaq: QIWI). Mr. Lakhani has been an Operating Partner at Lumia Capital LLC, an emerging markets focused technology venture fund since 2015 and has also held key executive positions with growth companies in the technology, media and financial services industries. From 2010 to 2012, he was the Chief Financial Officer of oDesk Corporation. Prior to that, from 2007 to 2010, he was the Chief Financial Officer of Yandex N.V. (Nasdaq: YNDX). He also served as Chief Financial Officer of CTC Media, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTCM) from 2004 to 2007. Mr. Mr. Lakhani received a Bachelor degree in Economics from the University of Manchester and a Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the University of San Francisco.

Martín Rastellino, Director

Age: 47 Class: II Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2019

Martín Rastellino has been a member of Despegar’s board of directors since June 2017. Mr. Rastellino is a cofounder of the Company and has been extensively involved in the management of the Company from 1999 until June 2017. He has served as Despegar’s Chief Operating Officer and Head of Hotels Business, among other key managerial positions. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Rastellino served as a Manager for Teleglobe in the United States and has also worked as an auditor for Arthur Andersen in Argentina between 1993 and 1997. Mr. Rastellino received a Bachelor degree in Public Accounting from the University of Buenos Aires and a Masters in Business Administration from Duke University.

Mario Eduardo Vázquez, Director

Age: 81 Class: II Mandate: Annual Stockholders Meeting in 2019

Mario Eduardo Vázquez has served as a member of the board of directors since August 2014. From June 2003 to November 2006, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Grupo Telefónica in Argentina. Prior to that, Mr. Vázquez worked in auditing for Arthur Andersen for 33 years, including as a partner and general director covering Latin American markets, including Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, and Paraguay. Mr. Vázquez also serves on the board of directors and is president of the Audit Committee of Globant S.A. (NYSE: GLOB) and MercadoLibre, Inc. (NYSE:MELI). He has also served as a member of the board of directors of Telefónica Argentina S.A., Telefónica Holding Argentina S.A., Telefónica S.A. (Spain), Banco Santander Rio S.A., Banco Supervielle Societe General S.A., and CMF Banco S.A., and as alternate member of the board of directors of Telefónica de Chile S.A. Mr. Vázquez received a Bachelor degree in Public Accounting from the Universidad de Buenos Aires.

Last update: September 20, 2017