MICHAEL B. PETRAS, JR.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Sotera Health
MICHAEL B. PETRAS, JR.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Sotera Health
Michael Petras has served as our Chief Executive Officer since June 2016, as the Chairman of our board since January 2019 and as a member of our board since June 2016. Prior to joining Sotera Health in 2016, Mr. Petras was chief executive officer of Post-Acute Solutions at Cardinal Health, Inc., a multinational healthcare services company, from 2015 to 2016, and chief executive officer of Cardinal Health at-Home at Cardinal Health, Inc., from 2013 to 2015. From 2011 to 2013, he was the chief executive officer for AssuraMed Holdings, Inc., a medical products supplier owned by the Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and Goldman Sachs private equity firms, which was sold to Cardinal Health, Inc. in 2013. From 2008 to 2011, Mr. Petras was president and chief executive officer at GE Lighting, a General Electric Company (“GE”) business unit. During his more than 20 years at GE, he held several management positions in multiple disciplines. Mr. Petras holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from John Carroll University and an M.B.A. in marketing from Case Western Reserve University. He was selected to serve on Sotera Health’s board of directors because of his perspective as chief executive officer as well as his extensive commercial, financial and general management experience across many global industries.