Peter W. May
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Biography
Peter May

New York Philharmonic Co-Chair Designate Peter W. May has been president and a founding partner of Trian Partners Investment Management Firm since November 2005. He currently serves as non-executive vice chairman of The Wendy’s Company. From April 1993 to June 2007, Mr. May served as president and chief operating officer and a director of Triarc Companies, Inc. (now known as The Wendy’s Company). From its formation in January 1989 to April 1993, Mr. May was president and chief operating officer of Trian Group, Limited Partnership. He was president and chief operating officer and a director of Triangle Companies, Inc. from 1983 until December 1988. Mr. May was a director of Tiffany & Co. Currently a director of Mondaliexz International, Inc.

Mr. May is chairman of the board of trustees of The Mount Sinai Health System in New York, where he led the turnaround of this major academic health center from serious financial difficulties to what is today one of the most profitable and fastest growing academic medical centers in the United States. In addition, Mr. May is a trustee of The University of Chicago and a life member of the Advisory Council of The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. In addition, he is the Vice Chairman of the New York Philharmonic, a director of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, a partner of the Partnership for New York City, past chairman of the UJA Federation’s “Operation Exodus” campaign, and an honorary member of the Board of Trustees of 92nd Street Y. He is chairman of the board of the Leni and Peter May Family Foundation. Mr. May is a graduate of The University of Chicago, A.B., The University of Chicago School of Business, M.B.A., and is a certified public accountant (inactive). Mr. May also holds an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters from The Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University.

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