Kevin joined our board of directors in March 2008. He is a managing director at Vestar Capital Partners, and is president of the Vestar Resources group. Before joining Vestar in 2004, Kevin spent 23 years as a strategy and operations consultant specializing in consumer products, retailing and multi-point distribution, as well as healthcare and industrial marketing. For 11 of those years, Kevin was a strategic adviser to Vestar, and served on the boards of several Vestar portfolio companies. He began his consulting career at Bain and Company, and went on from there to co-found Corporate Decisions, Inc. When that firm was acquired by Marsh and McLennan, Kevin became a managing director of Marsh and McLennan’s financial consulting arm, Mercer Oliver Wyman.
Kevin is currently a director and serves on the Compensation Committee of Del Monte Foods and The Sun Products Corp., companies in which Vestar or its affiliates have a significant equity interest. In addition, he is a member of the President’s Leadership Council at Brigham & Women’s Hospital and a member of the Corporation of Brown University. Kevin is also a past director of Medimedia USA, Inc., Solo Cup Company, Fiorucci Foods, Birds Eye Foods, Sunrise Medical and Duff & Phelps.