Mr. Robert E. Beauchamp, also known as Bob, has been the Chief Executive Officer of BMC Software Inc., since January 2001 and serves as its President. Previously, Mr. Beauchamp served as President of BMC Software Inc. from January 2001 to November 2008. He joined BMC Software in 1988 as a Sales Executive. Mr. Beauchamp served as Senior Vice President of Research and Development of BMC Software at OptiSystems Solutions Ltd. since 1997. He serves as an Advisor of Houston Technology Center and the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce for Greater Houston. Mr. Beauchamp has been the Chairman of BMC Software Inc. since October 2008. He serves on the Board of Regents at Baylor University. Mr. Beauchamp has been an Independent Director at Raytheon Company since July 24, 2015. He has been a Director of National-Oilwell Inc., in August 2002 and BMC Software Inc. since January 2001. Mr. Beauchamp served as an Independent Director at National Oilwell Varco, Inc.Software Testing Training in Chennai from August 2002 to November 2, 2015. Mr. Beauchamp serves on the Boards of Directors of Memorial Hermann Hospital System and Texas Medical Center. He is an active member in the Houston community and serves on the Boards of Directors of the Greater Houston Partnership and the Houston Technology Center. Mr. Beauchamp serves as a Member of Listed Company Advisory Committee of New York Stock Exchange Inc. He served as Lead Independent Director of National Oilwell Varco, Inc. In October 2001, he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus of Houston Baptist University. He served as a Member of Advisory Board for Hankamer School of Business. Mr. Beauchamp is Certified Public Accountant. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin in 1982 and a Master's of Science in Management from Houston Baptist University in 1987.