Board of Directors - Alan S. Bernikow
Alan S. Bernikow
Retired Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Alan S. Bernikow has served as a member of the Board of Directors since 2004. In addition, he serves as chairman of the Audit Committee and Lead Independent Director. Previously, Mr. Bernikow served as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer at Deloitte & Touche LLP from 1998 to 2003, where he was responsible for assisting the firm on special projects such as firm mergers and acquisitions, partner affairs and litigation matters. Mr. Bernikow joined Touche Ross, the predecessor firm of Deloitte & Touche LLP, in 1977, prior to which Mr. Bernikow was the National Administrative Partner in Charge for the accounting firm of J.K. Lasser & Company.
Mr. Bernikow serves on the board of several public companies. He is currently a member of the board of directors of Revlon, Inc. and Revlon Consumer Products Corporation and is chairman of the audit committee and compensation and stock plan committee of Revlon, Inc. Mr. Bernikow also currently serves as a member of the board of directors and the audit and nominating and corporate governance committees of the Destination XL Group, Inc., formerly the Casual Male Retail Group Inc.
Mr. Bernikow is also a member of the board of directors of UBS Global Asset Management (US) Inc. (“UBS”) and currently serves as chairman of its audit committee, and has also served as a member of the boards of directors of investment funds managed by UBS, including Global High Income Dollar Fund Inc., Insured Municipal Income Fund Inc., Investment Grade Municipal Income Fund Inc., Managed High Yield Plus Fund Inc., and Strategic Global Income Fund, Inc. The foregoing directorships and committee memberships are the only public company or registered investment company directorships and committee memberships currently held by Mr. Bernikow or which Mr. Bernikow held at any time during the past five years.
Mr. Bernikow is also a member of the board of directors of FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. (f/k/a: Florida Community Bank, N.A.) and is chairman of its audit committee and is a member of its compensation committee. He is a former member of the board of directors and chairman of the audit committee of the FOJP Service Corporation and a member of the board of directors for the United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, Inc.
Mr. Bernikow has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baruch College and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA).