Thomas R. DiBenedetto is Chairman of the Board of Jefferson Waterman International. He is also President and majority owner of Junction Investors, Ltd., a private equity firm, and its affiliate Boston International Group, a money management company. Mr. DiBenedetto has been investing in private equity activities for over 35 years and has been active in telecommunications, technology, real estate, and mining ventures. He is a director of Alexander’s, Inc., a NYSE-listed real estate investment trust, and of several private companies. Mr. DiBenedetto is also Chairman of Route 2 Digital, a new media company, and a partner of the Boston Red Sox Baseball Club. In 2011, Mr. DiBenedetto led a group in acquiring control of the AS Roma Football Club, of which he is currently President and Chairman of the Board. Mr. DiBenedetto was formerly an investment banker at Allen & Company, Inc., Salomon Brothers, and Morgan Stanley. He has served on the leadership council of the JFK Center for Business and Government at Harvard University, and is a trustee of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, the Boston Biomedical Research Institute, and the Kents Hill School in Maine. Mr. DiBenedetto holds a B.A. with honors in economics from Trinity College and a M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, and was a research fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.