Flowserve Corporation board of directors have elected Ken Siegel as an independent director and a member of the Audit Committee and Finance and Risk Committee of the board. Mr. Siegel is a Senior Vice President at Loews Corporation responsible for monitoring the performance of Loews’ operating businesses and focuses on strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, corporate development, and financing activities. Mr. Siegel is a member of the board of directors of CNA Financial Corporation, a publicly traded subsidiary of Loews, and he also serves on the board of Altium Packaging and is the chairman of the board of Boardwalk Pipelines. Additionally, Mr. Siegel has more than 30 years of experience in investment banking in New York and London. He was head of Mergers & Acquisitions for several industry groups at Barclays Capital and Lehman Brothers.
Mr. Siegel holds a Bachelor of Science in industrial and labor relations from Cornell University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and was a past member of the Advisory Council of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University.