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Astec Industries Inc (ASTE.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Benjamin Brock

46 2016 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

W. Norman Smith

77 2014 Vice Chairman of the Board

David Silvious

49 2011 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer

Michael Bremmer

61 2006 President of CEI Enterprises, Inc.

Steven Claude

66 2015 Group President - Infrastructure Group

Chris Colwell

51 2011 President of Carlson Paving Products

Lawrence Cumming

68 2007 President of Peterson Pacific Corp.

Timothy Gonigam

54 2000 President of Astec Mobile Screens, Inc.

Matthew Haven

55 2013 President of Telsmith, Inc.

Jeffrey May

53 2013 President of Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc

Richard Patek

60 2013 Group President - Aggregate & Mining Group

Jeffrey Schwarz

50 2014 President of Johnson Crushers, Inc. ("JCI")

Donald Sissons

50 2014 President of Breaker Technology Ltd.

Malcolm Swanson

68 2014 President of Astec, Inc

Thomas Wilkey

63 2014 President of Heatec, Inc

Richard Dorris

56 2014 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Stephen Anderson

53 2011 Vice President - Administration, Director of Investor Relations, Secretary

Robin Leffew

55 2011 Corporate Controller

Martin Dummigan

48 2016 Managing Director of Telestack Limited

Jeffery Elliott

63 2014 Group Vice President - Aggregate & Mining Group

Tom Kruger

59 2005 Managing Director of Osborn Engineered Products SA (Pty) Ltd.

David Smale

61 2008 General Manager of Astec Australia Pty. Ltd.

William Sansom

75 1995 Lead Independent Director

James Baker

71 2010 Independent Director

William Dorey

72 2011 Independent Director

Daniel Frierson

75 1994 Independent Director

William Gehl

70 1999 Independent Director

Charles Potts

72 2013 Independent Director

Glen Tellock

56 2006 Independent Director

Linda Foreman

2016 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Benjamin Brock

Mr. Benjamin G. Brock is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. He has served as the Company's Chief Executive Officer and President since January 2014. He previously served as the Vice President and President of the Company's Asphalt Group from August 2012 to December 2013 and as President of Astec, Inc. from 2006 to 2013. He held the position of Vice President - Sales of Astec, Inc. from 2003 until 2006 and Vice President/General Manager of CEI Enterprises, Inc. from 1997 until 2002. Mr. Brock's career with Astec began as a salesman in 1993. Mr. Brock has been a Director of the Company since 2013.

W. Norman Smith

Mr. W. Norman Smith is Vice Chairman of the Board of the Company. He previously served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from August 2012 to December 2013, Group President of the Company's Mobile Asphalt Paving Group from October 2013 to December 2013, Group Vice President of the Company's Asphalt Group from 1998 until August 2012, President of Astec, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company, from 1994 until 2006, and President of Heatec, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company, from 1977 until 1994. Mr. Smith is a registered professional engineer. Mr. Smith has been a Director of the Company since 1982.

David Silvious

Mr. David C. Silvious, CPA., is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer of the Company. He previously served as Corporate Controller of the Company from 2005 to 2011 and as Corporate Financial Analyst from 1999 to 2005. Mr. Silvious also serves as Treasurer of each of the Company's U.S. operating subsidiaries and Vice President of Astec Insurance Company.

Michael Bremmer

Mr. Michael A. Bremmer is President of CEI Enterprises, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. He held the position of Vice President and General Manager of CEI Enterprises, Inc. From 2001 until 2003, he held the position of Director of Engineering of CEI Enterprises, Inc.

Steven Claude

Mr. Steven L. Claude is Group President - Infrastructure Group of the Company. He held the position of Vice President, International Sales, Sr. Vice President, Sales and Marketing, and Executive Vice President of Astec, Inc.

Chris Colwell

Mr. Chris Colwell is President of Carlson Paving Products, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Colwell held the position of Regional Operations Manager for Alta Equipment Company from 2010 to 2011. From 2008 to 2010 he served as Vice President-Asphalt Division for Wolverine Tractor and Equipment Company. From 1999 to 2008 Mr. Colwell served as President of Colwell Equipment Company Incorporated where he previously served in various positions since 1985 including General Manager, Director of Management Information Systems, Assistant Controller and Product Support Manager.

Lawrence Cumming

Mr. Lawrence R. Cumming is President of Peterson Pacific Corp., a subsidiary of the Company. He joined the company in 2003, prior to which he held positions of General Manager and Chief Executive Officer of Peterson, Inc. Prior to joining Peterson, he held senior management positions in North America and Europe with Timberjack and John Deere (Deere acquired Timberjack in 2000). Mr. Cumming also held prior positions with Timberjack as Vice President Engineering and Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President Product Supply. He is a registered professional engineer in the Province of Ontario.

Timothy Gonigam

Mr. Timothy D. Gonigam is President of Astec Mobile Screens, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Gonigam held the position of Sales Manager of Astec Mobile Screens, Inc.

Matthew Haven

Mr. Matthew B. Haven is President of Telsmith, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. He previously served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Telsmith from January 2012 to February 2013 and as Vice President from 2008 to 2011. Mr. Haven joined Telsmith in January 1997 and served as Chief Engineer, Research and Development and Director of Engineering prior to his appointment as Vice President. Prior to joining Telsmith, Mr. Haven served as Chief Engineer, Product Design and Development of Cedarapids, Inc.

Jeffrey May

Mr. Jeffrey L. May is President of Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc., a subsidiary of Astec Industries Inc. He previously served as the Vice President of Operations and Finance of Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. from 2011 to 2013 and as Controller of Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. from 1997 to 2010.

Richard Patek

Mr. Richard A. Patek is Group President - Aggregate & Mining Group of the Company. He has also served as President of Telsmith, Inc. from May 2001 until February 2013. He served as President of Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. from 1997 until 2001. From 1995 to 1997, he served as Director of Materials of Telsmith, Inc. From 1992 to 1995, Mr. Patek was Director of Materials and Manufacturing of the former Milwaukee plant location. From 1978 to 1992, he held various manufacturing management positions at Telsmith. Mr. Patek also served as the 2014 Chairman for the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and a corporate board member for the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Mr. Patek was elected to the E.D. Etnyre & Company board of directors in December 2014.

Jeffrey Schwarz

Mr. Jeffrey M. Schwarz is President of Johnson Crushers, Inc. ("JCI")., a subsidiary of the Company. He joined JCI as General Manager of AggReCon West, a division of JCI responsible for direct selling to end users in the Pacific Northwest. Prior to joining JCI he was Aggregates Manager for Kerr Contractors and held several management positions with a construction materials supplier from 1995 to 2008.

Donald Sissons

Mr. Donald J. Sissons is President of Breaker Technology Ltd., a subsidiary of the Company. He previously served as Vice President of Manufacturing Operations from 2012 to January 2014 and as Plant Operations Manager from December 2003 until January 2012. Mr. Sissons is registered as a Professional Engineer.

Malcolm Swanson

Mr. Malcolm L. Swanson is President of Astec, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. He previously served as Vice President – Engineering of Astec, Inc. from 1995 to 2013 and as Chief Engineer of Astec, Inc. from 1989 to 1995. Prior to joining Astec, Inc., Mr. Swanson worked as a design engineer and project manager for Combustion Engineering of Chattanooga, TN in both the Fossil and Nuclear Power divisions. Mr. Swanson is a Professional Engineer holding registration in eight states.

Thomas Wilkey

Mr. Thomas H. Wilkey is President of Heatec, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. He served as its Executive Vice President and from 1987 to 2004, he held the positions of Sales coordinator, Sales Manager, and Vice-President of Sales.

Richard Dorris

Mr. Richard J. Dorris is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He previously served as the Group Vice President and President of the Company's Energy Group from August 2012 to December 2013 and as President of Heatec, Inc. from 2004 to January 2014. From 1999 to 2004 he held the positions of National Accounts Manager, Project Manager and Director of Projects for Astec, Inc. Prior to joining Astec, Inc. he was President of Esstee Manufacturing Company from 1990 to 1999 and was Sales Engineer from 1984 to 1990.

Stephen Anderson

Mr. Stephen C. Anderson is Vice President - Administration, Director - Investor Relations, Secretary of the Company. Mr. Anderson also serves as the Company's Compliance Officer and manages the corporate information technology and aviation departments. He has also been President of Astec Insurance Company since January 2007. He was Vice President of Astec Financial Services, Inc. from 1999 to 2002. Prior to his employment with the Company, Mr. Anderson spent a combined 14 years in commercial banking with AmSouth and SunTrust Banks.

Robin Leffew

Mrs. Robin A. Leffew is Corporate Controller of the Company. She serves as Secretary of Astec Insurance Company. She previously served as the Company's Director of Internal Audit from 2005 to 2011 and Controller of Astec, Inc. from 1990 to 2005. From 1987 to 1990, she served as Corporate Financial Analyst for the Company.

Martin Dummigan

Mr. Martin Dummigan is Managing Director of Telestack Limited., a subsidiary of the Company. He previously served as Global and Group Operations Director for Terex Material Processing, Business Line Director for Terex Environmental Equipment, Vice president of Terex Operations in China and General Manager for Terex NFLG also in China. Prior to his 10 years with Terex, Mr. Dummigan served in a number of overseas plant Manager positions in the USA, South Africa, Egypt and Northern Ireland. He has also worked in Japan with Hitachi Supercomputer Systems where he studied Lean Manufacturing. Mr. Dummigan holds a Master's Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Queens University Belfast.

Jeffery Elliott

Mr. Jeffery J. Elliott is Group Vice President - Aggregate & Mining Group of the Company. He served as the President of Johnson Crushers, Inc. from 2001 until July 2014. From 1999 to 2001, he served as Senior Vice President for Cedarapids, Inc. (a Terex company), and from 1996 to 1999, he served as Vice President of the Crushing and Screening Group. From 1978 to 1996, he held various domestic and international sales and marketing positions with Cedarapids, Inc.

Tom Kruger

Mr. Tom Kruger is Managing Director of Osborn Engineered Products SA (Pty) Ltd., a subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Kruger was employed as Operations Director of Macsteel Tube and Pipe (Pty) Ltd, a manufacturer of carbon steel tubing in Johannesburg, South Africa. He served as Sales and Marketing Director of Macsteel prior to becoming Operations Director. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Kruger was employed by Barloworld Ltd as Operations Director and Regional Managing Director responsible for a trading organization in steel, tube and water conveyance systems. Prior to that, he held the position of Works Director.

David Smale

Mr. David H. Smale is General Manager of Astec Australia Pty. Ltd., a subsidiary of the Company. He served as the General Manager of Allen's Asphalt from 2006 to 2008 and as their Operations Manager from 2004 to 2006.

William Sansom

Mr. William B. Sansom is Lead Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Sansom has served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The H.T. Hackney Co., a diversified wholesale food distributor in the Southeast and Midwest United States, since 1983. Formerly, Mr. Sansom served as the Tennessee Commissioner of Transportation from 1979 to 1981 and as the Tennessee Commissioner of Finance and Administration from 1981 to 1983. Until recently, Mr. Sansom also served as a director of the board of the Tennessee Valley Authority, including two terms as its Chairman. Additionally, Mr. Sansom served as a director on the board of First Horizon National Corporation, as well as a director and audit committee member of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. He currently serves as a director on the board of Mid-American Apartment Communities.

James Baker

Mr. James B. Baker is Independent Director of the Company. He has been Managing Partner of River Associates Investments, LLC, a private equity investment fund which partners with management teams in buyouts, divestitures and recapitalizations of lower middle market companies, since 2001. From 1993 to 2001, he was a Partner in River Associates, LLC. Mr. Baker was President and Chief Operating Officer (1991-1992) and Senior Vice President (1987-1991) of CONSTAR International, Inc., a plastics container manufacturer. Mr. Baker also formerly served as a director of Wellman, Inc. and US Xpress. Mr. Baker has been a Director of the Company since 2010.

William Dorey

Mr. William G. Dorey is Independent Director of the Company. He served as Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Granite Construction Incorporated from 2004 until his retirement from employment in 2010. Mr. Dorey continues to serve as a Director of Granite Construction. Granite Construction is a publicly traded heavy civil contractor engaged in the construction and improvement of roads, mass transit facilities, airport infrastructure, bridges, dams and other infrastructure-related projects and the production of sand, gravel and asphalt concrete and other construction materials. Mr. Dorey started his career with Granite Construction in 1967 and held numerous positions over his 42 years with the company. Mr. Dorey has also served in various industry leadership roles, including founding Chairman of the Construction Industry Ethics and Compliance Initiative (CIECI) Steering Committee, trustee of the Norman Y. Mineta International Institute for Surface Transportation Policy Studies, member on the Construction Industry Round Table (CIRT), director of the California Chamber of Commerce, and director of the California Business Roundtable. Mr. Dorey has been a Director of the Company since 2011.

Daniel Frierson

Mr. Daniel K. Frierson is Independent Director of the Company. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Dixie Group, Inc., a public company in the floor-covering manufacturing business, since 1979 and has served as its Chairman of the Board since 1987. Mr. Frierson also currently serves as a director on the board of Louisiana-Pacific Corporation. Mr. Frierson has been a Director of the Company since 1994.

William Gehl

Mr. William D. Gehl is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gehl also served as Chairman of the Board of Gehl Company from 1996 until his retirement. Since June 2011, Mr. Gehl has been an owner and Chairman of IBD of Southeastern Wisconsin, an exclusive distributor of Interstate Batteries in southeastern Wisconsin. Mr. Gehl also serves as Chairman of the Board and a Director of FreightCar America, a public company engaged in the manufacturing of aluminum coal cars and other railroad freight cars. Mr. Gehl also serves as a Director of The Oilgear Company, a manufacturer of hydraulic pumps, and Westbury Bancorp, a publically-owned bank located in West Bend, Wisconsin. Mr. Gehl is a member of the state bars of Wisconsin and Florida. Mr. Gehl has been a Director of the Company since 1999.

Charles Potts

Mr. Charles F. Potts is Independent Director of the Company. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Construction and Materials from 2003 thru 2012. Prior to joining Heritage Construction and Materials, Mr. Potts was employed as an executive officer of Ashland, Inc., where he served as President of APAC Inc. and Senior Vice President of Ashland Inc. Mr. Potts also served as the Director of Construction of the Florida Department of Transportation for 18 years. Mr. Potts is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Banks Construction, a privately held company, and he has also served as the Chairman of the Board of the National Center for Asphalt Technology, the International Center for Aggregates Research, and the American Road and Transportation Builders Association. Mr. Potts has been a Director of the Company since 2014.

Glen Tellock

Mr. Glen E. Tellock is Independent Director of the Company. He served as the President and CEO of The Manitowoc Company, a manufacturer of construction and food service equipment, from May 2007 until October 2015. He also served as Chairman of the Board of The Manitowoc Company from February 2009 until October 2015. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President of The Manitowoc Company beginning in 1999 and President and General Manager of Manitowoc Crane Group beginning in 2002. Prior to joining Manitowoc in 1991, Mr. Tellock served as Financial Planning Manager with the Denver Post Corporation and as Audit Manager with Ernst and Whinney. Mr. Tellock also currently serves as a director on the board of Badger Meter, Inc. Mr. Tellock has been a Director of the Company since 2006.

Linda Foreman