Our Board of Directors
Edward D. Breen
Mr. Breen was our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from July 2002 to September 28, 2012. Upon completion of the spin-offs of ADT and Tyco Flow Control in September 2012, Mr. Breen stepped down from his role as Chief Executive Officer and continued as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Prior to joining Tyco, Mr. Breen was President and Chief Operating Officer of Motorola from January 2002 to July 2002; Executive Vice President and President of Motorola’s Networks Sector from January 2001 to January 2002; Executive Vice President and President of Motorola’s Broadband Communications Sector from January 2000 to January 2001; Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of General Instrument Corporation from December 1997 to January 2000; and, prior to December 1997, President of General Instrument’s Broadband Networks Group. Mr. Breen was a director of McLeod USA Incorporated from 2001 to 2005 and Comcast Corporation from 2005 to 2011. In 2014 he rejoined the board of Comcast Corporation. Mr. Breen is a member of the Advisory Board of New Mountain Capital LLC, a private equity firm, and also serves on the Board of Trustees of Grove City College, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and economics.