J. Bruce Dressel

Operating Executive

Mr. Dressel assists Tailwind in sourcing, evaluating and performing due diligence on industrial services opportunities. Bruce serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Anvil/Smith Cooper and on the Board of Directors of RANDYS Worldwide.

Mr. Dressel has over 30 years of experience within the industrials sector. Most recently, Bruce served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Herc Rentals Inc. (NYSE: HRI), a global leader in the equipment rental industry. Previously, Mr. Dressel served as President and CEO of Sunbelt Rentals, a subsidiary of Ashtead Group plc (LSE: AHT), where Mr. Dressel served on the Board of Directors. During his tenure at Sunbelt, he grew the company from 24 to 195 locations. Following Sunbelt, Bruce was Chief Sales Officer for ADS, a provider of equipment and logistics support solutions.

Mr. Dressel began his career at McLean Rentals, which was acquired by Sunbelt Rentals.