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Mr. Albert R. Dowden

Managing Director

The Boss Group

HQ Phone: (713) 333-2525

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The Boss Group

1330 Post Oak Blvd. Suite 2300

Houston, Texas 77056

United States

Company Description

The Boss Group is a private investment and management firm created to acquire small and middle market companies for its account and its partners and to originate and participate in joint ventures with industrial or trade partners, both in the US and abroa ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Director

AIM Investments

Chairman

The American-Scandinavian Foundation

Chairman

Cortland Trust, Inc

Affiliations

Secretary I (LJ)
Northwell Health

Advisory Board Member
Puppies Behind Bars Inc

Board Member
National Capital

Board Member
Stern & Co.

Trustee
Invesco Ltd.

Board Member
Nature's Sunshine Products Inc

Board Member
Reich & Tang Funds

Board Member
Tiburon Inc

Advisory Board
RPI

President and Chief Executive Officer
Volvo AB

Board Member
Hertz Global Holdings , Inc.

Advisory Board
Rotary Power International Inc

Board Member
Genmar

Board Member
National Media Corp.

Board Member
CompuDyne Corporation

Education

B.A.

Middlebury College

J.D.

New York University School of Law

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Boss Group - Global Private Investment and Management. An International Investment Firm

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Albert R. Dowden

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Albert R. Dowden
Mr. Dowden is an advisor to The Boss Group. Prior to the Boss Group, Mr. Dowden was President and Chief Executive officer of Volvo Group North America, Inc. and Senior Vice President of its Swedish parent company, AB Volvo. Prior to joining Volvo in 1974 as General Counsel to its North American operations, he practiced law with the New York based international law firm of Rogers & Wells (now Clifford Chance).
He serves as a Director of the INVGSCO Funds, a large family of mutual funds, and Magellan Insurance, a Bermuda based Reinsurance Company. He also serves as Chairman of the Cortland Trust, a New York based money market fund, and on the Advisory Board of Rotary Power International, a designer and manufacturer off rotary engines. He also acts as a Director or Chairman of various New York based, and as well as internationally focused charities. He previously served on the boards of The Hertz Corporation, Genmar Corporation, National Media Corporation (NYSE), Annuity & Life RE (NYSE) in additional to that of Volvo Group North America, Inc. and a number of Volvo boards including those of its North American operating companies.
He is currently active with a number of trade organizations such as the national Association of Manufacturers (a Vice Chairman), the American Scandinavian Foundation (Chairman), the Foreign Policy Association and the European-American Business Council, among others, covering international affairs, trade and trade relations, regulatory and legislative advocacy.


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Albert R. Dowden. Mr. Dowden serves as a Director of the Invesco mutual funds and previously served as a Director of various Reich & Tang mutual funds, Homeowners of America Holding Corporation and Homeowners of America Insurance, The Hertz Corporation, Volvo Group North America, Inc., Magellan Insurance Company, Genmar, National Media Corp. and CompuDyne Corp. Prior to these director positions, Mr. Dowden was a founder and Managing Director of The Boss Group, a Houston based private investment and management firm, until 2012. Mr. Dowden held various positions at Volvo Group North America, Inc. and AB Volvo from 1974 to 1998, including President and Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Group North America, Inc., Senior Vice President of AB Volvo, and General Counsel of AB Volvo's North American operations. Prior to joining Volvo in 1974, he practiced law with the New York based international law firm of Rogers & Wells (now Clifford Chance). Mr. Dowden received his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1966 and his B.A. from Middlebury College in 1963. The Governance Committee nominated Mr. Dowden to the Board because of its believe that Mr. Dowden's extensive operational, legal and corporate governance experience involving consumer-oriented public companies would enhance the Board's knowledge and skill in key areas.


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Albert R. Dowden — 1941
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Albert R. Dowden, Trustee. Mr. Dowden has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the other Invesco Funds since 2000. Mr. Dowden retired at the end of 1998 after a 24year career with Volvo Group North America, Inc. and Volvo Cars of North America, Inc. Mr. Dowden joined Volvo as general counsel in 1974 and was promoted to increasingly senior positions until 1991 when he was appointed president, chief executive officer
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and director of Volvo Group North America and senior vice president of Swedish parent company AB Volvo. Since retiring, Mr. Dowden continues to serve on the boards of the Reich & Tang Funds, Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. and The Boss Group. Mr. Dowden’s charitable endeavors currently focus on Boys & Girls Clubs, where he has been active for many years, as well as several other not-for-profit organizations. Mr. Dowden began his career as an attorney with a major international law firm, Rogers & Wells (1967-1976), which is now Clifford Chance.
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The Board believes that Mr. Dowden’s extensive experience as a corporate executive benefits the Funds.


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Albert R. Dowden

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Albert R. Dowden — 1941
Trustee
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Albert R. Dowden, Trustee. Mr. Dowden has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the other Invesco Funds since 2000. Mr. Dowden retired at the end of 1998 after a 24year career with Volvo Group North America, Inc. and Volvo Cars of North America, Inc. Mr. Dowden joined Volvo as general counsel in 1974 and was promoted to increasingly senior positions until 1991 when he was appointed president, chief executive officer and director of Volvo Group North America and senior vice president of Swedish parent company AB Volvo. Since retiring, Mr. Dowden continues to serve on the boards of the Reich & Tang Funds, Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. and The Boss Group. Mr. Dowden’s charitable endeavors currently focus on Boys & Girls Clubs, where he has been active for many years, as well as several other not-for-profit organizations. Mr. Dowden began his career as an attorney with a major international law firm, Rogers & Wells (1967-1976), which is now Clifford Chance.
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The Board believes that Mr. Dowden’s extensive experience as a corporate executive benefits the Funds.


Boss Group - Global Private Investment and Management. An International Investment Firm

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Albert R. Dowden

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Albert R. Dowden
Managing Director adowden@bossgroup.com
Mr. Dowden is a Managing Director with The Boss Group. Prior to the Boss Group, Mr. Dowden was President and Chief Executive officer of Volvo Group North America, Inc. and Senior Vice President of its Swedish parent company, AB Volvo. Prior to joining Volvo in 1974 as General Counsel to its North American operations, he practiced law with the New York based international law firm of Rogers & Wells (now Clifford Chance).
He serves as a Director of the AIM Funds, a large family of mutual funds, and Magellan Insurance, a Bermuda based Reinsurance Company. He also serves as Chairman of the Cortland Trust, a New York based money market fund, and on the Advisory Board of Rotary Power International, a designer and manufacturer off rotary engines. He also acts as a Director or Chairman of various New York based, and as well as internationally focused charities. He previously served on the boards of The Hertz Corporation, Genmar Corporation, National Media Corporation (NYSE), Annuity & Life RE (NYSE) in additional to that of Volvo Group North America, Inc. and a number of Volvo boards including those of its North American operating companies.
He is currently active with a number of trade organizations such as the national Association of Manufacturers (a Vice Chairman), the American Scandinavian Foundation (Chairman), the Foreign Policy Association and the European-American Business Council, among others, covering international affairs, trade and trade relations, regulatory and legislative advocacy.

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