Chairman of the Board from December 2016. Mr. Goldfarb has been the Chief Restructuring Officer/Acting Chief Executive Officer of Cline Mining Corporation, a Canadian-based mining company with coal, iron ore and gold properties, since December 2013. Mr. Goldfarb previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Xinergy, Ltd. and prior thereto served as a senior investment professional at The Blackstone Group/GSO Capital Partners, Pirate Capital and Icahn Associates Corp., and as an M&A lawyer with Schulte Roth & Zabel.
Mr. Goldfarb’s qualifications to serve on the Board of Directors include extensive operational, restructuring and investment experience, along with service as a director of numerous public companies. The Board benefits from Mr. Goldfarb’s contribution as Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee and also values his contributions as a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees.