Chairman of the Board of the company since October 2007. Chief Executive Officer of the company or its predecessor since 1995 and a director of the company or its predecessor since incorporation in 1993. President of the company's predecessor from 1993 to 1996. Executive Vice President of MSA from 1990 to 1993. From 1988 to 1990, Mr. Simon was Vice President of Wasserstein Perella & Company. The son of Melvin Simon and the nephew of Herbert Simon. Member of our Executive Committee.