Mr. Peltz has been a director of the Company since December 2015. Mr. Peltz is a Partner and Senior Analyst and has been a member of the Investment Team of Trian Partners since January 2008. As a senior member of the Investment Team, he sources and generates new investment ideas, leads due diligence on potential investments and focuses on portfolio construction, risk management and corporate governance matters. Prior to joining Trian Partners, Mr. Peltz was with Goldman Sachs & Co. from May 2006 to January 2008, where he worked as an investment banking analyst and subsequently joined Liberty Harbor, an affiliated multi-strategy hedge fund.
Mr. Peltz previously served as a director (from April 2018 to September 2018) and as a board observer (from September 2015 to April 2018) of Pentair plc. He also previously served as a director of the former parent company of the Arby’s® restaurant brand from September 2012 to December 2015. Mr. Peltz is also a member of the board of managers of Hu Master Holdings, LLC and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Hospital for Special Surgery.
Mr. Peltz is the son of Nelson Peltz, the non-executive Chairman and a director of the Company.