Managing Partner of Four Partners, a private investment firm, since 1992. He has served as the Chancellor of Brown University since July 2007, and he is also a trustee of New York University Medical Center. Mr. Tisch served as a director of Anteon International Corporation from February 2002 until October 2005. Mr. Tisch brings financial and general business expertise to the Sears Holdings Board. Mr. Tisch also served as a director of Kmart Holding Corporation, a company that emerged from bankruptcy in 2003 and was transformed into a profitable business prior to its merger with Sears, Roebuck and Co. in 2005. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Brown in 1976 and a law degree from New York University in 1979.