Vigilant Solutions announces today that Mr. Dick W. Boyce has joined its Board of Directors.
Mr. Boyce joins Vigilant’s Board after recently retiring from the partnership at TPG Capital, one of the largest global investment partnerships, owning 107 companies with over $140 Billion in revenue. He founded and led TPG’s Operating Group, which drives performance improvement across all the TPG companies, from 1997 to 2013. In his first role, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of J.Crew Group, Inc., from 1997-1999, and as a Board member from 1997-2006. He also served as the Chairman of both Burger King Corporation and Del Monte Foods. He currently serves on the board of LPL Investment Holdings. Prior to joining TPG, Mr. Boyce was a senior officer at PepsiCo. Inc. and was previously a partner at Bain & Company. He received a BSE from Princeton University and received his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. He served on the Mitt Romney 2012 National Board and currently serves the Board of Overseers of the Hoover Institution at Stanford. Mr. Boyce is married and has two sons.
Shawn Smith, Founder and President of Vigilant, states, “We are honored to have such an accomplished individual as Dick join our Board of Directors. He is a remarkable leader with proven success in helping companies achieve their growth objectives. We look forward to his direction and input.”
Mr. Boyce adds, “I am looking forward to applying my experience to help Vigilant continue its impressive growth trajectory. In addition to the business side of things, it’s very rewarding to me personally to see how Vigilant’s technology solutions are helping create a safer world by enabling investigations in a way never before imagined, by protecting officers in the field by providing them with information on their surroundings, and by reducing crime and saving lives through the early apprehension of dangerous individuals.”