Mr. Bossidy is a member of Aurora's Executive Board. Mr. Bossidy is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Honeywell International. Mr. Bossidy previously served as Chairman and CEO of AlliedSignal, and became Chairman of Honeywell following the merger of AlliedSignal and Honeywell in December 1999. He retired from Honeywell in April 2000. Mr. Bossidy is credited with transforming AlliedSignal into one of the world's most admired companies. During his tenure with AlliedSignal, the company achieved consistent growth in earnings and cash flow, highlighted by 31 consecutive quarters of earnings-per-share growth of 13% or greater. Before joining AlliedSignal, Mr. Bossidy served in a number of executive and financial positions with General Electric Company, which he joined as a trainee in 1957. He is a graduate of Colgate University.