Edward Gildea, Chair
Position: FisherBroyles, LLP
Board of Directors
Edward Gildea Over a diverse career in law and business spanning over thirty years, Mr. Gildea has developed a wealth of hands-on experience working with investment banks, hedge funds, private equity firms, venture capitalists, alternative sources of finance, and regulatory agencies as both a lawyer and a principal. Prior to joining Fisher Broyles, Mr. Gildea was the President, Chairman of the Board, and CEO for a publicly held environmental startup for eight years. He has also served as the COO and General Counsel of a healthcare technology startup (now owned by United Healthcare Group).
Mr. Gildea served as Vice President – Legal of the world’s largest cereal company, the Kellogg Company in Battle Creek, MI. For ten years prior to joining Kellogg, he was variously, Vice President of Human Resources, Corporate Counsel and the senior legal officer for Grolier Incorporated, a multi-national publishing company that was headquartered in Danbury, CT. Mr. Gildea has also served as the General Counsel of the Washington, D.C. office of the National Association of Government Employees/International Brotherhood of Police Officers.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of three publicly traded companies, Atrinsic Inc.( Internet Marketing); Worlds Inc. (an intellectual property business in three dimensional gaming); WPCS International Incorporated (design/build wireless communications and Bitcoin exchange); and one private business, Bethel Healthcare LLC (a skilled nursing, rehab and assisted living business).« Back to All Staff