Stuart A. Taylor II
Mr. Taylor has served as a director of the company since Sept. 26, 2008. Since 2001, he has been the chief executive officer of The Taylor Group LLC in Chicago, a private equity firm focused on creating and acquiring businesses. Mr. Taylor has previously held positions as senior managing director at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. (1999-2001), and managing director of CIBC World Markets and head of its Global Automotive Group and Capital Goods Group (1996-1999). He also served as managing director of the Automotive Industry Group at Bankers Trust (1993-1996) following a 10-year position in corporate finance at Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated.
Mr. Taylor has been a member of the Board of Directors of Ball Corporation since 1999, where he currently serves as Chairman of the Human Resources Committee and is a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Taylor has been a member of the board of directors of United Stationers Inc. since 2011, where he currently serves as Chairman of the Finance Committee.