Mr. Ward joined Kohlberg in 2009 as an Operating Partner. He is currently Chairman of Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Inc. and Osmose Utilities Services, Inc., Chairman of the Executive Committee of Troon Golf, LLC and a member of the board of directors of Hub Group, Inc.; Sabre Industries; Inc. and SP Plus. Previously, he served as Chairman of Central Parking Corporation; Centerplate, Inc.; Kellermeyer Bergensons Services, LLC and U.S.I.C., all Kohlberg portfolio companies. He is responsible for thesis development, company diligence and portfolio company operations management in the Business Services sector. Prior to joining Kohlberg, Mr. Ward was the Chief Executive Officer at ServiceMaster Corporation and held various senior level management positions at Lazard Frères & Co. and R.R. Donnelley & Sons. Mr. Ward received a B.S. from the University of New Hampshire.
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