Matthew M. Bennett serves as a Managing Director of New Mountain Capital, LLC (“ NMC ”), and he joined that organization in 2007. Mr. Bennett serves on the board of directors of CIOX Health, Gelest, Cytel and Alteon Health and also works closely with other NMC companies. Mr. Bennett previously served as Chief Executive Officer of CIOX Health and before that, he served as Executive Vice President, Global Medical Operations and Chief Legal Officer for Ikaria, Inc. (“ Ikaria ”), where he served in additional executive roles, including Chief Financial Officer and head of Corporate Development. Prior to joining Ikaria, Mr. Bennett served as Exe utive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, and Chief Business Officer at VIASYS Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: VAS) (“ VIASYS ”), where he was responsible for the company’s growth and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to VIASYS, Mr. Bennett served as an advisor on mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, and commercial transactions in the health care field at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, and a litigator in the health care area at Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young. Mr. Bennett holds an A.B. in Political Science from Princeton University and a J.D. from Villanova University School of Law.