Margot L. Carter


President and Founder,
Living Mountain Capital L.L.C.

Independent Director since 2017


  • Compensation
  • Corporate Governance, Nominating and Sustainability
  • Former Member of the Audit Committee


  • President, Living Mountain Capital L.L.C., a business advisory consulting firm she founded in 1998. She advises and invests in companies, including, a cloud-based digital AI sales intelligence business, which she co-founded in 2016
  • Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary, RealPage, Inc. (Nasdaq: RP), a leading global software and data analytics company for the real estate industry (2010-2015)
  • Executive Vice President and General Counsel, The Princeton Review, Inc. (Nasdaq: TPR) (2004-2007)
  • Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Executive Managing Director, Soundview Technology Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNDV) (2003-2004)
  • Assistant General Counsel, Cantor Fitzgerald and eSpeed, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESPD) (2001-2003)
  • Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, SourceHOV (Nasdaq: FYII) (1996-2000)
  • Corporate Finance Attorney, Morgan Lewis & Bockius (1991-1996)

Qualifications and Expertise Provided to Our Board

  • Proven executive and leadership experience, including as a C-suite executive and director of public companies, providing broad insight into the dynamics of a corporate board, strategic planning, risk oversight and human capital, executive compensation and environmental, social and governance issues
  • Deep M&A and business development experience gained through multiple acquisitions throughout her career, including while at RealPage (which she took public) and through the sale of businesses (The Princeton Review’s sale to Bain Capital Ventures and Soundview Technology Group’s sale to The Charles Schwab Corporation)
  • Industry knowledge gained through service as presiding independent director of Installed Building Products and as a director of Interior Logic Group through its sale to Blackstone
  • Rigorous financial discipline as a member of our Audit Committee from 2017-2019 and as a member of IBP’s audit committee
  • Extensive experience guiding technology companies

Other Boards

  • Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) – Presiding Independent Director, Chair of Nominating and Governance Committee and member of the Audit Committee (2014-present)
  • North Texas Chapter of National Association of Corporate Directors, Chair Emeritus; Chair (2022-2023)
  • Interior Logic Group Holdings, Inc. (2017-2021)

Education and Certifications

  • B.A., Economics and History, Binghamton University
  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law
  • NACD Directorship Certified (NACD.DC)
  • Executive Certificate - Artificial Intelligence, MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Certificate in Finance, SMU Cox School of Business
  • Director’s College, Stanford University

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