Kenneth W. Freeman

Kenneth W. Freeman, Chairman of the Board

Mr. Freeman has been Professor and Dean of the Boston University Questrom School of Business since August 2010. Mr. Freeman served as a senior advisor of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. from August 2010 through December 2014. From October 2009 to August 2010, Mr. Freeman was a member of KKR Management LLC, the general partner of KKR & Co. L.P. Before that, Mr. Freeman was a member of the limited liability company which served as the general partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. since 2007 and joined the firm as Managing Director in May 2005. From May 2004 to December 2004, Mr. Freeman was Chairman of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, and from January 1996 to May 2004, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated. From May 1995 to December 1996, Mr. Freeman was President and Chief Executive Officer of Corning Clinical Laboratories, the predecessor company to Quest Diagnostics. Prior to that, he served in various general management and financial roles with Corning Incorporated. Mr. Freeman currently serves as chairman of the board of trustees of Bucknell University and chairman of the Graduate Management Admissions Council. He served on the board of directors of HCA Holdings, Inc. from 2010 until 2014. Mr. Freeman received an M.B.A. with Distinction from Harvard Business School in 1976, and a BSBA, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Bucknell University in 1972. Mr. Freeman has been a director since April 2017.