Fred Hassan has been a CEO of three global pharmaceutical companies and was chairman of Bausch and Lomb until 2013. Besides his current role as partner at a premier private equity company, Warburg Pincus, Fred is also on the board of Time Warner and Amgen.

Fred graduated from Imperial College of Science & Technology, London in 1967 and then received an MBA degree from Harvard Business School in 1972.

Fred was picked by CNBC in January 2014 to be among the world’s top 200 leaders who has had a major influence in the past quarter century. Fred’s book, Reinvent: A Leader’s Playbook for Serial Success, was published by Wiley in 2003.