Mr. Kumar has served on our board of directors since 2014. He is a Partner with AEA, which he joined in 2004, where he has focused on investments in the value-added industrial, specialty chemical and business services sectors. Mr. Kumar was previously on the board of Dematic and involved in AEA's investments in CPG International, Cogent Healthcare and Pregis. Prior to joining AEA, Mr. Kumar was a strategy consultant with Bain & Company in San Francisco and London from 2001 to 2004.
Mr. Kumar received an A.B. in History and Science with honors from Harvard University. Mr. Kumar was selected to serve on our board of directors because he possesses particular knowledge and experience in corporate finance, strategic planning and investments.