Mr. Sweet is a Managing Director of Rhône, a private equity firm, having been with the firm since its inception. Previously, Mr. Sweet worked for Lazard Frères,
specializing in mergers and acquisitions. He serves as a director or manager of several private companies in which Rhône or its controlled funds hold interests. Mr. Sweet holds a B.A. in English and a B.A. in Asia Studies - Japan from Colgate University.