Gordon H. Gunnlaugsson

Gordon Gunnlaugsson is a former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Marshall & Ilsley Corporation (M&I), a bank holding company headquartered in Milwaukee. He held this position from 1987 through 2000.

Prior to assuming Chief Financial Officer responsibilities, he was a Vice President of M&I since 1976. He was also a director of M&I from 1994 until 2000.

Gordon holds a bachelor’s degree in business and a master’s of business administration degree of the University of Wisconsin and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Gunnlaugsson serves as a director of Fiduciary Management, Inc. and Shine Medical Technologies. He is a member of Wisconsin Investment Partners, a Madison based Angel LLC. He previously served as Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Cardiovascular Research Center of the Medical College of Wisconsin from 2002 to 2004, and as Chairman of the Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation from 1992 to 2002.

He also was past Chairman for the Alumni Advisory Board , University of Wisconsin School of Business and received the Distinguished Alumni Award in 1997.

Gunnlaugsson has also served as a director for a variety of other charitable organizations and private and public companies

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Lakeview Equity Partners, LLC, is a Milwaukee based private equity fund that focuses on investments in traditional, Midwest-based, middle market companies. Lakeview Equity's mission is to identify and invest in strong, well-managed companies to help them achieve continued growth and profitability and support ownership change, including ownership opportunities for managers and employees. The firm's principals have more than a century of collective experience as successful entrepreneurs, chief executive officers and investors.


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