Corporate Governance - Board of Directors

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Charles J.  Ditkoff

Charles J. Ditkoff has been a member of our board of directors since May 2015. Mr. Ditkoff has been counsel at the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery since July 2012 and has served as chairman of the Healthcare Advisory Board of The Vistria Group, a private equity firm focusing on healthcare, education and financial services, from January 2014 to December 2016, a member of the advisory board of Opera Solutions, a data analytics company, since September 2013, a senior advisor to FTI Consulting, Inc., a global business advisory firm, since September 2016, a senior advisor to Alvarez & Marsal, a global turnaround management and professional services firm, from July 2012 to August 2016, a senior advisor to the Marwood Group, a healthcare focused advisory and consulting firm, since July 2012, and a senior advisor to MTS Health Partners, a healthcare-focused investment bank, since September 2017. Mr. Ditkoff served as vice chairman of healthcare corporate and investment banking from May 2010 to July 2012, group head of global healthcare group from 2005 to 2009 and managing director, head of healthcare services from 1999 to 2004 at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Previously, he was principal/vice president of the corporate finance group at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Ditkoff is currently a member of the board of directors of Cumberland Consulting Group. We believe Mr. Ditkoff’s experience leading the healthcare division of a large investment bank, as well as his experience as an advisor or director to several healthcare and financial organizations, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Michael C. Feiner

Michael C. Feiner has been a member of our board of directors since March 2017. Mr. Feiner is the founder of Michael C. Feiner Consulting, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in advising companies on human capital strategies, organization development and leadership effectiveness. He has served as its President since the firm’s founding in 1996. Mr. Feiner also serves on the board of Universal Hospital Services, Inc., a publicly-held medical equipment rental and services company. Mr. Feiner also served as Senior Advisor for Irving Place Capital, a private equity fund located in New York, New York, from 2011 to 2015. From 2000 to 2010, Mr. Feiner served as a professor and the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Ethics Fellow for Columbia Business School. Mr. Feiner worked for Pepsi-Cola Company from 1975 to 1995 where he served as Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer for Pepsi’s beverage operations worldwide from 1989 until his retirement in 1995. His book, The Feiner Points of Leadership: The 50 Basic Laws That Will Make People Want To Perform Better For You, was selected by the Toronto Globe and Mail as the Best Business Book of 2004. We believe Mr. Feiner’s extensive experience and knowledge in the field of human resources, as well as his experience as a senior officer of a large public corporation, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Joseph Flanagan

Joe Flanagan has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since May 2016, after having served as our President and Chief Operating Officer since April 2016. Mr. Flanagan joined R1 as Chief Operating Officer in April 2013 after serving as Senior Vice President of worldwide operations and supply chain at Applied Materials, Inc. from February 2010 to April 2013, and previously as President of Nortel Business Services for Nortel Networks. Previously, Mr. Flanagan served most of his career working for General Electric (GE), holding leadership positions in many divisions. We believe Mr. Flanagan’s leadership experience, skill and depth of understanding of our business and market gained from serving as our Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer, and his experience serving as senior vice president and president of business units at large, publicly held corporations with global operations, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
John B. Henneman, III

John B. Henneman III has been a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Henneman has more than 20 years of combined financial and operational management experience in the life sciences industry. Since October 2014, Mr. Henneman has been the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NewLink Genetics Corporation, a biotechnology company focused on cancer immunotherapy, where he is responsible for finance, quality, law and administration. Prior to joining NewLink Genetics, Mr. Henneman served Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp., a publicly-held medical device company, from 1998 to 2014. Before becoming Integra’s Chief Financial Officer in 2007, Mr. Henneman served Integra in several capacities, including as General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer, responsible at various times for Integra’s regulatory affairs, quality systems, clinical affairs, human resources, information systems and legal affairs functions and the management of Integra’s surgical instruments business. Mr. Henneman led Integra’s business development function during his entire tenure with Integra, and was responsible for the more than 40 acquisitions and alliances that Integra completed during that time. Mr. Henneman also serves on the boards of directors of SeaSpine Holdings Corporation, a publicly-held medical technology company focused on surgical solutions for the treatment of spinal disorders, and Alafair Biosciences, Inc., a privately-held medical device company. We believe Mr. Henneman’s senior management experience at NewLink and Integra and his service on the board of SeaSpine, as well as his extensive experience in the areas of finance, financial accounting, business transactions, and mergers and acquisitions, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Joseph R. Impicciche

Joseph R. Impicciche has been a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Impicciche has been the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Ascension, the parent corporation of Ascension Health, since the corporation’s formation in September 2011. From July 2004 to September 2011, Mr. Impicciche served as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Ascension Health. Prior to joining Ascension Health, Mr. Impicciche was a shareholder and director at Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman, P.C., where his practice focused on mergers and acquisitions, public finance, business and tax law for nonprofit organizations. While with the law firm, Mr. Impicciche also served as General Counsel for St. Vincent Health in Indianapolis, Indiana from 1998 to 2004. Mr. Impicciche is a member of the Indiana State and Missouri State Bar Associations and has served on the boards of numerous organizations, including currently, the Board of Trustees of the St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf in St. Louis and the Board of Trustees of Marian University in Indianapolis. We believe Mr. Impicciche’s deep legal experience and knowledge about the healthcare industry and nonprofit organizations, as well as his experience serving on the boards of numerous organizations in the healthcare industry, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Alex J. Mandl

Alex J. Mandl has been a member of our board of directors since November 2013. Mr. Mandl is currently the non-executive chairman of Gemalto N.V., a digital security company resulting from the merger of Axalto Holding N.V. and Gemplus International S.A. From June 2006 until December 2007, Mr. Mandl served as executive chairman of Gemalto. From 2002 to June 2006, Mr. Mandl was president, chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of Gemplus. He has served as principal of ASM Investments, a company focusing on early stage funding in the technology sector, since 2001. From 1996 to 2001, Mr. Mandl was chairman and CEO of Teligent, Inc., a telecommunications company. Mr. Mandl was AT&T’s president and chief operating officer from 1994 to 1996, and its executive vice president and chief financial officer from 1991 to 1993. From 1988 to 1991, Mr. Mandl was chairman and chief executive officer of Sea-Land Services Inc. Mr. Mandl served as a director of Dell Inc. from 1997 to October 2013. Mr. Mandl served from 2007 to 2010 as a director of Hewitt Associates, Inc. and from March 2008 to October 2010 as a director of Visteon Corporation. Mr. Mandl was a member of the board of directors of Horizon Lines, Inc. from January 2007 and became the chairman in February 2011, retiring in April 2012. Mr. Mandl is currently a member of the board of directors of Gemalto N.V., Arise Virtual Solutions Inc., Levant Power Corp. and Genpact Limited. We believe that Mr. Mandl’s experience as chief executive officer of several large organizations, as well as his experience as a director of private and publicly-held corporations, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.From 1991 to 1996, Mandl was with AT&T, where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for long distance, wireless, local communications and internet services. Prior to his President/COO position, he was AT&T's Chief Financial Officer. Mandl held various leadership positions in the transportation industry before joining AT&T. Mr. Mandl served as a director of Dell Inc. from 1997 to October 2013. Mr. Mandl served from 2007 to 2010 as a director of Hewitt Associates, Inc. and from March 2008 to October 2010 as a director of Visteon Corporation. Mr. Mandl was a member of the board of directors of Horizon Lines, Inc. from January 2007 and became the Chairman in February 2011, retiring in April 2012. Mr. Mandl is currently a member of the board of directors of Gemalto N.V., Arise Virtual Solutions Inc. and Genpact Limited.
Neal Moszkowski

Neal Moszkowski has been a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Moszkowski is a co-founder of TowerBrook and has served as the firm’s co-chief executive officer since its inception in March 2005. Previously, Mr. Moszkowski was co-head of Soros Private Equity Partners, a division of Soros Fund Management LLC. Prior to Soros, Mr. Moszkowski was a member of the Principal Investment Area of Goldman Sachs in London and New York. Mr. Moszkowski serves as a director of True Religion Apparel, Inc., a TowerBrook portfolio company. Mr. Moszkowski’s past directorships include service on the boards of WellCare Health Plans and Sound Inpatient Holdings, former TowerBrook portfolio companies, as well as the board of Integra LifeSciences Corporation. We believe Mr. Moszkowski’s senior executive leadership skills and experience, finance and investment background and experience serving on numerous corporate boards, including for public and private companies operating in the health care industry, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Ian Sacks

Ian Sacks has been a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Sacks has been with TowerBrook since its inception in 2005. Previously, Mr. Sacks was with Soros Private Equity Partners. Mr. Sacks was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HelpCare. Prior to that, he was a Partner at MESA Partners. Prior to MESA, he was a consultant with APM. Mr. Sacks serves as a director of TriMedx and Vistage Worldwide, each of which is a TowerBrook portfolio company, as well as HealthEquity, Inc. Previously, Mr. Sacks served as a director of Sound Inpatient Physicians, a TowerBrook portfolio company, and The Broadlane Group, a then TowerBrook portfolio company. We believe Mr. Sacks’ deep knowledge of the healthcare services and technology sectors, investment experience, as well as his experience serving on the boards of public and private companies operating in the healthcare industry, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Steve Shulman
Chairman

Steve Shulman has been a member of our board of directors since April 2013, and was appointed chairman of our board of directors effective April 2, 2014. Since 2008, Mr. Shulman has served as the managing partner at Shulman Ventures, a healthcare private equity firm. From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Shulman served as chairman and chief executive officer of Magellan Health Services, a specialty healthcare management organization. From 2000 to 2002, he served as chairman and chief executive officer of Internet Healthcare Group (IHCG), an early-stage healthcare services and technology venture fund that he founded. From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Shulman served as chairman, president and chief executive officer of Prudential Healthcare, Inc. Prior to that, Mr. Shulman served in senior executive positions at Value Health, a firm he founded and took public, as well as Cigna and Kaiser Permanente. Mr. Shulman serves on the boards of several privately-held companies. He also serves on the Dean’s Council at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. We believe that Mr. Shulman’s experience in private equity investment, his experience as an operating partner for a healthcare private equity firm and his experience as chief executive of several large organizations in the healthcare industry, as well as his experience as a director of several privately held companies, qualify him to serve on our board of directors.
Anthony J. Speranzo

Anthony J. Speranzo has been a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Speranzo has been the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ascension, the parent corporation of Ascension Health, since the corporation’s formation in September 2011. From 2002 to September 2011, Mr. Speranzo served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ascension Health. Prior to joining Ascension Health, Mr. Speranzo served as Managing Director at U.S. Bancorp Piper Jaffray (USBPJ) in Newport Beach, California. Mr. Speranzo has also served on several hospital and corporate boards. We believe Mr. Speranzo’s proven leadership, extensive healthcare experience, experience serving on hospital and corporate boards and expertise in finance qualify him to serve on our board of directors.