Thermo Fisher names finance exec to board
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has named finance executive Nelson J. Chai to its board of directors, according to a news release today.
Chai is chief administrative officer, executive vice president and head of strategy for bank holding company CIT Group. Previously, he worked as president, Asia-Pacific, for Bank of America Corp., as well as executive vice president and chief financial officer of Merrill Lynch & Co. Prior to his positions in the finance industry, he worked in senior roles at Allied Signal, Philip Morris and medical diagnostics firm Dade-Behring.