Ed joined the company in 2000 as Vice President, Controller, of Fisher Scientific’s U.S. research business. He also served as Vice President and General Manager of the U.S. research business and Vice President of Finance for U.S. Distribution Operations. In 2006, Ed was named president of Thermo Fisher’s Research Market business. In July 2008, he was named President of Customer Channels and became a Senior Vice President of the company.
Prior to joining the company, Ed served in several positions at TRW, Inc. from 1992 to 2000, including Director of Finance & IT, TRW Nelson Stud Welding Division; Manager of Finance, Occupant Restraint Systems Group; Supervisor of Consolidation and Reporting; and international internal auditor. Ed began his career as an accountant for Coopers & Lybrand in Columbus, Ohio.
Ed holds a bachelor’s degree from Muskingum College and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. He is also a certified public accountant.