Scott J. Freidheim

Managing Partner, Freidheim Capital

Scott J. Freidheim is former Chief Executive Officer of CDI Corporation, Chief Executive Officer for Europe at Investcorp International, COO for Sears Holdings, President of Kenmore, Craftsman & Diehard and CAO for Lehman Brothers. Freidheim is a Member of the World Economic Forum's Network of Global Agenda Councils, the Council on Foreign Relations, Young Presidents' Organization and the Economic Club of New York. He serves on the Board of Trustees of the Institute of International Education, which administers the Fulbright scholarship programme, and on the Board of the Scholar Rescue Fund. Freidheim holds a BA in Economics from Northwestern University and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.