The terms for Marc N. Casper, Nelson J. Chai, C. Martin Harris, Tyler Jacks, Judy C. Lewent, Thomas J. Lynch, Jim P. Manzi, William G. Parrett, Lars R. Sørensen, Scott M. Sperling
, and Elaine S. Ullian expire at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
Casper, Chai, Lynch, Manzi, Parrett, Sørensen, and Sperling
for a one-year term expiring at the 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
Scott M. Sperling
Mr. Sperling, age 57, has been a director of the Company since November 2006.
Prior to the merger of Thermo Electron Corporation and Fisher Scientific International Inc., he was a director of Fisher Scientific from January 1998 to November 2006.
He has been employed by Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P., a leveraged buyout firm, and its predecessor, Thomas H. Lee Company, since 1994.
Mr. Sperling currently serves as Co-President of Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
Mr. Sperling is also a director of iHeartMedia, Inc. and The Madison Square Garden Company, and within the last five years was a director of Warner Music Group Corp.
We believe that Mr. Sperling is well suited to serve on our Board due to his experience in acquisitions and finance.
Chai, Lynch, Manzi, Parrett, Sørensen and Sperling
, and Drs.