Ian Sugarman is a Managing Director in Morgan Stanley’s Corporate Finance Department, based in New York where he has advised retail and consumer clients globally on successful M&A and corporate finance transactions.  Prior to joining Morgan Stanley in July 2008, he was in the M&A and Consumer groups at Citi (2000 – 2008) and a corporate attorney at Cahill Gordon & Reindel (1998 – 2000). Ian Sugarman clerked for the Honorable Kevin Thomas Duffy in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Mr. Sugarman received a B.S. (Wharton) and B.A. from The University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from Fordham University. A Certified Public Accountant, Ian sits on the Board and is a major investor in the Company.