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Biography PhotoKirk S. Hachigian

Mr. Hachigian has been chairman of JELD-WEN, Inc., a manufacturer of windows and doors, since April 2014 and until November 2015 also served as chief executive officer. He served as chairman, president and chief executive office of Cooper Industries plc (“Cooper”), a publicly held electrical equipment and tool manufacturer, until Cooper’s acquisition by Eaton Corporation in November 2012. He had been named chairman of Cooper in 2006, chief executive officer in 2005 and president in 2004. Mr. Hachigian was retired during the period between his departure from Cooper and when he joined JELD-WEN, Inc. in April 2014. He is a director of PACCAR, Inc. (since 2008) and of Allegion plc (since 2013). Mr. Hachigian has been a director of NextEra Energy, Inc. since 2013.