Mr. Nelson Peltz is an Independent Director at The Madison Square Garden Co., an Independent Director at Sysco Corp., a Chief Executive Officer & Founding Partner at Trian Fund Management LP, a Chairman at New York Tolerance Center, a Co-Chairman at Simon Wiesenthal Center, Inc., a Director-Overseers Board at Milken Institute, a Director-Overseers Board at Weill Cornell Medical College and a General Partner & Owner at Trian Partners General Partner LLC.
He is on the Board of Directors at Procter & Gamble Co., The Madison Square Garden Co., Sysco Corp. and Intrepid Museum Foundation, Inc.
He co-founded Trian Fund Management in November 2005.
He serves as the non-executive Chairman of The Wendy’s Company.
Mr. Peltz previously served as a director of H. J. Heinz Company from September 2006 to June 2013, Legg Mason, Inc. from October 2009 to December 2014, Ingersoll-Rand plc from August 2012 to June 2014, MSG Networks Inc. from December 2014 to September 2015 and Mondelez International, Inc. from January 2014 to March 2018. From April 1993 through June 2007, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Triarc Companies, Inc. which during that period of time owned Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. and the Snapple Beverage Group, as well as other consumer and industrial businesses.
He was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Triangle Industries, Inc. from 1983 until December 1988, the largest packaging company in the world and a Fortune 100 industrial company, when that company was acquired by Pechiney, S.A., a leading international metals and packaging company.
He began his business career in 1963 when he joined his family food business.
Mr. Peltz attended The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. [