Matthew E. Rubel is the host of the Retales From the Frontline podcast. Mr. Rubel is a global Chairman and investor in retail and consumer brands, and Chairman of MidOcean Private Equity Consumer Group. He has also served as a director of numerous multinational retail and consumer companies. As an Independent Director at Hudson’s Bay Company, he chairs the Compensation and HR Development Committees and sits on the Governance Committee. He is the Lead Independent Director at The Joint Chiropractic, the largest chain of chiropractic clinics in the United States, and was appointed Executive Chairman of the Board at KidKraft, a global leader in the toy and juvenile products industry, in 2017. He also recently joined the Board of Directors at TreeHouse Foods. In 2010, Mr. Rubel became a Presidential Appointee to the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations.