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Skillen, Lynn, R.
R. Lynn Skillen
Managing Director
Boca Raton

R. Lynn Skillen

Managing Director

R. Lynn Skillen, Managing Director and Group CFO, has 30 years experience in finance and operations. Prior to joining Sun Capital Partners in 2002, Mr. Skillen served as Chief Financial Officer of two of Sun Capital Partners’ affiliated portfolio companies, Catalina Lighting, a manufacturer of residential lighting products and accessories, and Celebrity, a supplier of artificial plants and flowers. He was also Vice President, Finance of Dollar Car Rental and CFO of Snappy Car Rental from 1994 to 1998. Prior to 1994, Mr. Skillen served in several finance and operating positions with Safelite Auto Glass. Mr. Skillen received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wichita State University in Accounting.