Ed Bachrach is the former chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Bachrach Clothing Inc., a national retailer of men's fashions. Prior to his position at Bachrach, he practiced public accounting as a CPA for the firm of Ernst and Whinney. He is the founder of the non-profit Build Cambodia and travels there frequently as a philanthropist and humanitarian. In addition to Kartemquin Films, he serves on the Boards of the Chicago Shakespeare Theater and Horizon Hobby, Inc. Ed earned a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Northwestern University and a Masters of Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He resides in Chicago and Decatur, Illinois.
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