Christopher M. Condron was elected a Director of the General Partner in May 2001. From May 2001 until his retirement in January 2011, he served as director, president and chief executive officer of AXA Financial. Prior to retiring, Condron was also chairman of the board, chief executive officer and president of AXA Equitable, and a member of AXA’s Management Committee. In 2010, he assumed the additional responsibility of overseeing AXA’s Global Life & Savings and Health businesses. From 1999 until 2001, Condron served as both president and chief operating officer of Mellon Financial Corporation, and he was chairman and chief executive officer of The Dreyfus Corporation, a subsidiary of Mellon, from 1995 until 1999. He sits on the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee, and serves as Chairman of the Compensation Committee, of the American Ireland Fund. Condron holds a BBA from The University of Scranton.