Global upholstered furniture manufacturer La-Z-Boy Incorporated has announced the appointment of Raza S. Haider to its Board of Directors.
He will serve on the Nominating and Governance Committee. The appointment expands the Board to 11 members.
Mr. Haider is the Chief Product and Supply Chain Officer of Bose Corporation. At Bose, he is responsible for designing strategic innovations for the brand’s broad product portfolio to better connect with consumers.
Melinda D. Whittington, President and Chief Executive Officer of La-Z-Boy Incorporated, said: “We are delighted to have an individual of Raza’s experience join our Board of Directors. He is a seasoned executive who has a track record of establishing design thinking to enhance engagement with an evolving consumer.
“Additionally, with his unique background of delivering transformational solutions that stay true to the brand’s core mission and values, he will undoubtedly make a significant contribution to our Board’s oversight as we execute our Century Vision growth strategy over the long term.”
Michael T. Lawton, Chair of the Board, added: “Raza’s appointment is reflective of our strong commitment to ongoing refreshment of the Board. In addition to bringing to La-Z-Boy a breadth of experience in the consumer space, his pragmatic approach and e-commerce savvy will serve the company well. The Board and the Executive Leadership Team look forward to working with him.”