Kenneth M. Burke

Mr. Burke has served on Nexeo Solutions’ board of directors since November 2011 and has extensive experience in the field of accounting, achieving a 31-year career with Ernst & Young LLP before retiring in 2004. During his time with Ernst & Young LLP, he held various positions including the National Director of Energy Services, Managing Partner of Assurance and Advisory Business Services for the Gulf Coast Area and Coordinating Partner for various energy and oilfield service companies. Mr. Burke has previously served as director, chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee and member of the Compensation and Audit Committees of Pride International, Inc., and as director and chairman of the Audit Committee of Trico Marine Services, Inc. Additionally, he has served as a director and as chairman of the Audit and Conflict Committees of AXIP Energy Services, LP since January 2010 and as a director, Audit Committee member and Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility Committee member of EQT Corp since January 2012. Mr. Burke received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of New Orleans.