Robert M. Baylis

Former Chairman, Gildan Activewear, Inc.

Mr. Baylis, a former investment banker, joined the board in 2013. He retired from Credit Suisse First Boston in 1996 after 33 years with the investment banking firm and its associated corporations, including serving as Chairman and CEO of C.S. First Boston Pacific. He went on to serve as Chairman of the Board of Gildan Activewear Inc. until 2012. He currently serves as lead director of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. He also serves as a trustee of the Rubin Museum of Art in New York City, as  trustee and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology. Mr. Baylis is a graduate of Princeton University and Harvard Business School.