Richard H. Brown

Richard H. Brown


Richard H. Brown is currently chairman of Browz, LLC, a global leader of contractor pre-qualification and compliance solutions; he has held this position since 2005.

Mr. Brown previously served as chairman and chief executive officer of Electronic Data Systems (EDS) from 1999 to 2003. Prior to joining EDS, Mr. Brown served as chief executive officer of Cable & Wireless PLC from 1996 to 1999; H&R Block Inc. from 1995 to 1996; and Illinois Bell Telephone Company from 1990 to 1995.

He is a trustee emeritus of the Ohio University Foundation. He previously served on the boards of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company from 2001 to 2015; The Home Depot, Inc. from 2000 to 2006; Vivendi Universal from 2000 to 2002; and Seagram Co Ltd. from 1997 to 2000.

Mr. Brown has also been a member of Business Roundtable, the President's Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations, the U.S.-Japan Business Council, the French-American Business Council, and the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee.