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James L. Bierman

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James L. Bierman, Former President and CEO, Owens & Minor, Inc.

Mr. Bierman served as president and chief executive officer of Owens & Minor, Inc., a Fortune 500 company and a leading distributor of medical and surgical supplies, from September 2014 to June 2015.

Previously, he served in various other senior roles at Owens & Minor, including president and chief operating officer from August 2013 to September 2014, executive vice president and chief operating officer from March 2012 to August 2013, executive vice president and chief financial officer from April 2011 to March 2012, and as senior vice president and chief financial officer from June 2007 to April 2011.

From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Bierman served as executive vice president and chief financial officer at Quintiles Transnational Corp. Prior to joining Quintiles Transnational, Mr. Bierman was a partner at Arthur Andersen LLP. Mr. Bierman earned his B.A. from Dickinson College and his MBA at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management. He formerly served as a director of Owens & Minor and Team Health Holdings, Inc.