Barb Wallace is currently a consultant after spending 19+ years as Senior Director of Employee Stock Services for Oracle Corporation. Prior to joining Oracle in 1999, Barb spent 16 years at Electronic Arts after 3 years in public accounting with KPMG. She and her Reno, NV team of 5 were responsible for all aspects of Oracle Corporation’s employee equity plans, both organic and assumed through acquisitions. This included stock options, RSU and performance awards, and ESPP programs worldwide for over 140K employees. Barb and her group were instrumental in designing and rolling out an Equity Choice program worldwide whereby over 18,000 employees in over 45 countries were able to state their preference for receiving stock options, RSUs or a combination of both.
In addition, beginning with the acquisition of PeopleSoft in 2005, Barb and her group assumed over 225 separate equity plans from over 55 acquisitions. Barb is a Certified Public Accountant and a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences.