Ken Bajaj, a long-time management partner of GTCR, has been a leader in the IT services industry since 1971, when he began his career with Electronic Data Systems (“EDS”). He was one of nine people who left EDS to launch Perot Systems, where he was a senior executive. He joined I-Net in 1988 as President and sold the company to Wang Laboratories in 1996. In partnership with GTCR, Mr. Bajaj created and founded AppNet a Web design and e-commerce integration firm that grew to be the fourth largest interactive media services company in the U.S. AppNet (publicly traded on the NASDAQ under APNT) was sold to Commerce One in 2000. In 2001, Mr. Bajaj partnered again with GTCR and founded DigitalNet an IT security and solutions firm, focused on the federal government and public sector. DigitalNet (publicly traded on the NASDAQ as DNET) was sold to British Aerospace (BAE) in 2004.