Quest Software Expands Board

Aliso Viejo-based Quest Software has expanded its board of directors. The company has added H. John Dirks to the board, and also appointed him to its special committee investigating its stock option grant practices and related issues. Dirks was most recently a National Office Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers until his retirement in 2005. Dirks was an audit partner at PwC between 1979 through 1989. Quest is one of the companies that is the subject of a wideranging SEC investigation into the timing of stock option grants at technology firms. More information »