|HAMPTON, N.H., March 2, 2001 — Kevin P. Clark, vice president - controller of Fisher Scientific International Inc. (NYSE: FSH) since 1998, has been elected vice president and chief financial officer of the company.
Clark joined Fisher in 1995 as assistant treasurer and in 1997 was promoted to vice president and treasurer, with responsibility for all international treasury functions as well as domestic banking activity. He also directed investor relations. In his most recent post, Clark was responsible for all financial and accounting issues involving Fisher operations worldwide.
Before joining Fisher, Clark served as treasurer of Detroit-based Federal-Mogul Corporation, and earlier he held various financial executive positions with Chrysler Corporation. A native of Michigan, he received Bachelor of Arts and MBA degrees from Michigan State University. |
The position of chief financial officer of Fisher was previously held by Paul M. Meister, who continues as executive vice president of the company and vice chairman.
As the world leader in serving science, Fisher Scientific (www.fisherscientific.com) is the global source of laboratory supplies and equipment, e-commerce procurement technology and related services for research, healthcare, science education and occupational safety. Alchematrix (www.alchematrix.com), a business-to-business e-commerce subsidiary of Fisher Scientific, incorporates all of the capabilities and functionalities of fishersci.com, the world’s largest and most comprehensive virtual marketplace for buying scientific supplies.