john hansen
Male, 47 years old

John C. Hansen has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2004 and the boards of each of our predecessor companies, Bare Escentuals and MD Formulations, since 1990 and 1994, respectively. Since March 1998, Mr. Hansen has served as President of JH Partners, LLC, a private equity firm. Mr. Hansen is currently a member of the boards of directors of Design Within Reach, Inc., a public company, and the private companies GoSmile, Inc., Coraline S.p.A., the owner of the Frette brand luxury linens businesses, NapaStyle, Inc., Lussori, Inc. and Jurlique International Pty Ltd. Mr. Hansen has previously served on the boards of directors of the following private companies, Walter Drake, Inc., The Record Bar, Inc., Performance Bicycle Shop, Inc., Bell Sports, Inc., Wellpet and the public company Thermolase Corporation, Inc. Mr. Hansen received an A.B. from Harvard College, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a J.D. from University of California, Berkeley.