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Harry Zimmerman
CFO and General Counsel
Growth Companies

Harry Zimmerman was most recently Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief of Business Development at Pet DRx Corporation (acquired VCA). Prior to that Mr. Zimmerman served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Encore Medical Corporation from early 1994 until the end of 2007. During that time, Encore grew from approximately $5 million to over $450 million in revenue in 2006 when it was acquired by The Blackstone Group in a going-private transaction for a purchase price of approximately $900 million.

While with Encore, Mr. Zimmerman was actively involved with many areas of the company, including the numerous acquisitions it made between 2001 and 2007, and was part of the management and finance team that raised over $1 billion in debt and equity financing. Prior to joining Encore, Mr. Zimmerman was a senior corporate associate with the law firm of Winstead, Sechrest & Minich, P.C. Mr. Zimmerman has a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Juris Doctor from the University of Texas School of Law. He is also licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in Texas.