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Corporate Governance


Carol Meyrowitz
Executive Chairman, The TJX Companies, Inc.

Ms. Meyrowitz has served as Executive Chairman of The TJX Companies, Inc., a retailer of apparel and home fashions, since February 2016 and has been a director of TJX since 2006. Ms. Meyrowitz was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TJX from June 2015 to January 2016, Chief Executive Officer from January 2007 until June 2015, President of TJX from October 2005 to January 2011, was President of The Marmaxx Group, the largest division of TJX, from January 2001 to January 2005, and was employed in an advisory role for TJX from January 2005 to October 2005. She also consulted for Berkshire Partners L.L.C., a private equity firm, from June 2005 to October 2005. While serving as CEO of TJX, Ms. Meyrowitz grew revenue since 2007 by $11.7 billion to $30.9 billion in 2015 and oversaw the growth of the company’s market capitalization from $16.2 billion in 2010 to over $50 billion as of March 2016. While Ms. Meyrowitz served as CEO, TJX was ranked in the top five percent of Fortune 500 companies for returns on assets and shareholders’ equity.