Served as Chairman of Tempur-Pedic International's Board of Directors since November 2002. His career began in 1973 with the State Street Bank. Mr. McLane joined TA Associates, Inc. in 1979, became a Managing Director in 1982 and Senior Managing Director in 1997, and served on TA Associate?s Executive Committee for 20 years. He became a Senior Advisor of the firm in 2008. Mr. McLane is a director of Numeric Investors LLC and First Eagle Investment Management Inc., formerly known as Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers. In the past five years Mr. McLane has also been on the board of Advisory Research, Inc. Mr. McLane also serves on the boards of the Cambridge Boat Club, St. Paul?s School and on the board of overseers of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Mr. McLane graduated from Dartmouth College with an A.B. degree and from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth with an M.B.A. degree. Mr. McLane brings invaluable significant strategic insight and business experience to the Board with his long career in private equity with a focus on financial services, business services and consumer industries.