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Andrew P. Hines


Andrew P. Hines is the Principal of Hines & Associates, a financial management consulting firm which he has led since 2006. He currently serves as a director and chair of the Audit Committee for both Tronox Inc. and Intermap Technologies.  From October 2015 to November 2016, he acted as Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer of Natural Markets Foods Group, a chain of organic food markets. He had been Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer of Sonar Entertainment between June 2011 and June 2014. The company develops, produces and distributes original made-for-television movies and mini-series. From September 2009 to June 2010, Mr. Hines served as Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer of World Color Press Inc. (formerly, Quebecor World), a company which provided high-value and comprehensive print, digital and related services to businesses worldwide. From October 2005 to September 2006, he served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of GenTek, Inc., a manufacturer of industrial components and performance chemicals. Earlier experience included senior finance positions with Adidas, Woolworth and RJR Nabisco. Mr. Hines was a director of C&D Technologies, Inc. and served as Chairman of that company’s Audit Committee. From November 2003 to 2007, Mr. Hines served as a director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Superior Essex, Inc. Mr. Hines brings to the board in-depth financial experience and highly valued senior leadership experience including public company director experience. He is a member of the American Institute and New York Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Hines received his BBA from St. John's University and  attended Harvard University Management Corporate Control courses.