Mr. Sidney Taurel is an Independent Director at H.I.G. Acquisition Corp., a Chairman at Pearson Education, Inc., a Chairman at Pearson Plc, an Independent Director at International Business Machines Corp., a Member at The Business Council and a Member at The Business Roundtable.
He is on the Board of Directors at H.I.G. Acquisition Corp., International Business Machines Corp., RCA Tennis Championships, Columbia Business School and The Indianapolis Museum of Art, Inc. Mr. Taurel was previously employed as an Independent Director by McGraw Hill Financial, Inc., an Executive Vice President-Pharmaceutical Division by Eli Lilly International Corp., a Chairman-Emeritus by Eli Lilly & Co., a Member by Homeland Security Advisory Council, and a Member by President's Export Council.
He also served on the board at Indianapolis Tennis Championships, Inc. and Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America.
He received his undergraduate degree from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris and an MBA from Columbia Business School.