Edward Conard has served as a Director of the Company since August 1994. Mr. Conard has been a Managing Director of Bain Capital, LLC since March 1993. Mr. Conard was previously a Director of Wasserstein Perella and Company, an investment banking firm that specializes in mergers and acquisitions, and a Vice President of Bain & Company heading up the firm's operations practice area. Mr. Conard is a Director of Unisource Worldwide, Inc., Broder Brothers and Sensata Technologies, Inc.
He graduated from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and received an M.B.A. from Harvard University. He is a member of the board of the Museum of Science in Boston. He is the son of Barbara and Henry Conard of West Bloomfield, Mich. His father retired as a mechanical engineer for the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Mich.more » « less