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Charles G. Ward, III

Charles G. Ward, III

Charles G. Ward, III was a partner at Perella Weinberg Partners, a global, independent advisory and asset management firm, from March 2012 until his retirement in December 2015. From October 2010 to December 2011, Mr. Ward served as Chief Investment Officer for Arcapita Inc., a private equity firm. From 2002 to 2010 Mr. Ward was President of Lazard Ltd, a leading financial advisory and investment management firm. Prior to that, Mr. Ward served as Global Head of Investment Banking and Private Equity for Credit Suisse First Boston and as a Co-Founder and member of the board of directors of Wasserstein Perella Group, a U.S. investment bank.

Mr. Ward brings to the board of directors extensive investment banking, capital markets and private equity experience.

Mr. Ward holds a bachelor’s degree from Trinity College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.