Todd Abbrecht is an independent director who joined our Board in August 2017 and is a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Abbrecht is the Head of Private Equity at Thomas H. Lee Partners L.P. (“THL”) and is a member of the firm’s management committee. Prior to joining THL, Mr. Abbrecht worked at Credit Suisse First Boston in its mergers and acquisitions department. Mr. Abbrecht earned his BSE in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and his MBA from Harvard Business School. Mr. Abbrecht currently serves on the Board of CSafe Global, Curo Health Services, Fogo de Chão, Healthcare Staffing Services, Intermedix Corporation, Party City, PCI Pharma Services and Professional Physical Therapy.
We believe Mr. Abbrecht’s extensive experience with healthcare services companies and serving on the boards of public companies, as well as his ability to provide insights regarding strategic and finance-related activities will be a valuable addition to our Board. For these reasons, Mr. Abbrecht is well-qualified to serve on the Board and its committees.