People: Ryder System Inc (R.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert Sanchez

48 2013 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Art Garcia

52 2010 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Dennis Cooke

49 2012 President - Global Fleet Management Solutions

John Williford

57 2008 President - Global Supply Chain Solutions

Gregory Greene

54 2010 Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Robert Fatovic

48 2004 Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary

Karen Jones

2013 Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Cristina Gallo-Aquino

40 2010 Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller

Robert Brunn

2014 Vice President - Corporate Strategy & Investor Relations

E. Smith

54 2005 Lead Independent Director

Robert Hagemann

57 2014 Director

John Berra

66 2003 Independent Director

Robert Eck

55 2011 Independent Director

L. Patrick Hassey

68 2005 Independent Director

Michael Hilton

59 2012 Independent Director

Tamara Lundgren

56 2012 Independent Director

Luis Nieto

58 2007 Independent Director

Eugene Renna

69

Abbie Smith

60 2003 Independent Director

Hansel Tookes

66 2002 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Robert Sanchez

Mr. Robert E. Sanchez is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Ryder System, Inc., effective May 3, 2013. Mr. Sanchez was appointed Chair of Ryder's Board in May 2013. He became President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2013, at which time he was also elected to Ryder's Board. Mr. Sanchez joined Ryder in 1993 and has served in positions in increasing responsibility, including a broad range of leadership positions in both of Ryder's business segments. Mr. Sanchez most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer from February 2012 to December 2012. Prior to that position, he served as President of Global Fleet Management Solutions, Ryder's largest business segment, from September 2010 to February 2012. Mr. Sanchez also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from October 2007 to September 2010; as Executive Vice President of Operations, U.S. Fleet Management Solutions from October 2005 to October 2007; and as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer from January 2003 to October 2005. Mr. Sanchez has been a member of Ryder's Executive Leadership team since 2003.

Art Garcia

Mr. Art A. Garcia is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Ryder System Inc. Previously, Mr. Garcia served as Senior Vice President and Controller since October 2005 and as Vice President and Controller since February 2002. Mr. Garcia joined Ryder in December 1997 and has held various other positions within Corporate Accounting.

Dennis Cooke

Mr. Dennis C. Cooke is President - Global Fleet Management Solutions of Ryder System, Inc. Previously, Mr. Cooke served as Senior Vice President and Chief of Operations, U.S. and Canada Fleet Management Solutions since July 2011. Prior to joining Ryder, Mr. Cooke held various positions with General Electric (GE) and related companies, including Vice President and General Manager of GE Healthcare’s Global MRI business from 2000 to 2005. He then served as President and Chief Executive Officer of GE’s Security’s Homeland Protection business from 2005 to 2009, and continued serving in those roles from 2009 to 2011 after the business was acquired by the Safran Group and became Morpho Detection, Inc.

John Williford

Mr. John H. Williford is no longer serve as President - Global Supply Chain Solutions of Ryder System Inc., effective March 2015. Prior to joining Ryder, Mr. Williford founded and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Golden Gate Logistics LLC from 2006 to June 2008. From 2002 to 2005, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Menlo Worldwide, Inc., the supply chain business of CNF, Inc. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Williford was engaged as an advisor to Menlo Worldwide subsequent to the sale of Menlo Forwarding to United Parcel Service.

Gregory Greene

Mr. Gregory F. Greene is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Ryder System Inc. He has served as Chief Administrative Officer since September 2010, as Executive Vice President since December 2006 and as Chief Human Resources Officer since February 2006. Previously, Mr. Greene served as Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Development from April 2003 to February 2006. Mr. Greene joined Ryder in August 1993 and has since held various positions within Human Resources.

Robert Fatovic

Mr. Robert D. Fatovic is Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Ryder System Inc. He previously served as Senior Vice President, U.S. Supply Chain Operations, Hi-Tech and Consumer Industries from December 2002 to May 2004. Mr. Fatovic joined Ryder’s Law department in 1994 as Assistant Division Counsel and has held various other positions within the Law department including Vice President and Deputy General Counsel.

Karen Jones

Ms. Karen M. Jones serves as Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer of Ryder System, Inc., with effect from September 16, 2013. Prior to joining Ryder, Ms. Jones was Chief Marketing Officer for NRG/Reliant Energy, Inc from 2010 to 2013. Previously, Ms. Jones served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications for DHL Express U.S. from 2006 to 2009 and as Vice President of Advertising, Brand Management and Promotion from 2004 to 2006. In addition, Ms. Jones has served in key positions responsible for worldwide brand advertising, sponsorship, and strategic alliances for Hewlett Packard.

Cristina Gallo-Aquino

Ms. Cristina A. Gallo-Aquino is Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller of Ryder System Inc. Previously, Ms. Gallo-Aquino served as Assistant Controller from November 2009 to September 2010, where she was responsible for Ryder’s Corporate Accounting, Benefits Accounting and Payroll Accounting departments. Ms. Gallo-Aquino joined Ryder in 2004 and has held various positions within Corporate Accounting.

Robert Brunn

Mr. Robert Brunn is Vice President - Corporate Strategy & Investor Relations of Ryder System, Inc. In this new role, Mr. Brunn will continue to serve as the primary channel of communication with the equity analyst community while assuming responsibility for community and external affairs and the Ryder System Charitable Foundation. He will report to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tracy Leinbach. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Brunn served as Ryder's Group Director of Investor Relations. In that role, he was responsible for disseminating information on a consistent basis to ensure the Company's compliance with established disclosure requirements. Earlier, Mr. Brunn served as Assistant Treasurer where he was responsible for Ryder's revolving credit facilities, asset-backed securitization financings, benefit plan investments and lease financing, as well as European, Canadian and Asian financing. Over the course of his 17-year career at Ryder, Mr. Brunn has held positions of increasing responsibility in finance, including Senior Manager of Product Pricing and Finance Director of Ryder Transportation Services for the Gulf States. Mr. Brunn holds a master of business administration degree in Finance/International Business from the University of Chicago and a bachelor of science degree in Finance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a member of the National Investor Relations Institute. Mr. Brunn serves on the Board of Directors of the Humane Society of Greater Miami and has recently served on the Board of Goodwill Industries of South Florida.

E. Smith

Ms. E. Follin Smith is Lead Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. She served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of Constellation Energy Group, Inc. until May 2007, then the nation's largest competitive supplier of electricity to large commercial and industrial customers and the nation's largest wholesale power seller. Ms. Smith joined Constellation Energy Group as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer in June 2001 and was appointed Chief Administrative Officer in December 2003. Before joining Constellation Energy Group, Ms. Smith was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Armstrong Holdings, Inc., the global leader in hard-surface flooring and ceilings. Prior to joining Armstrong, Ms. Smith held various senior financial positions with General Motors, including Chief Financial Officer for General Motors’ Delphi Chassis Systems division.

Robert Hagemann

Mr. Robert A. Hagemann has been appointed as Director of the Company, effective August 1, 2014. He is retired Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated. Mr. Hagemann most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated until his retirement in July 2013. Mr. Hagemann joined Quest’s predecessor, Corning Life Sciences, Inc., in 1992, and held roles of increasing responsibility until he was named Chief Financial Officer of Quest in 1998. Prior to joining Corning, Mr. Hagemann held senior financial positions at Prime Hospitality, Inc. and Crompton & Knowles, Inc. He also held various positions in corporate accounting and audit at Merrill Lynch and Company and Ernst & Young.

John Berra

Mr. John M. Berra is Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. He served as Chairman of Emerson Process Management, a global leader in providing solutions to customers in process control, and Executive Vice President of Emerson Electric Company, until he retired in October 2010. Prior to October 2008, he served as President of Emerson Process Management. Mr. Berra joined Emerson's Rosemount division as a marketing manager in 1976 and thereafter continued assuming more prominent roles in the organization until 1997 when he was named President of Emerson's Fisher-Rosemount division (now Emerson Process Management). Prior to joining Emerson, Mr. Berra was an instrument and electrical engineer with Monsanto Company.

Robert Eck

Mr. Robert J. Eck is Independent Director of Ryder System, Inc. Mr. Eck is President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixter International, Inc. (Anixter), a global distributor of communications and security products, electrical and electronic wire and cable, fasteners and other small components. He also serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of subsidiary Anixter Inc. Mr. Eck has held both positions since 2008. From 2007 to 2008, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Anixter. Prior to that position, Mr. Eck served as Executive Vice President of Enterprise Cabling and Security Solutions for Anixter from 2004 to 2007. In 2003, he served as Senior Vice President — Physical Security Products and Integrated Supply of Anixter Inc. Mr. Eck joined Anixter in 1989 and held roles of increasing responsibility in strategy, supply chain management, sales and marketing, and human resources.

L. Patrick Hassey

Mr. L. Patrick Hassey is Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. He served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI), a global leader in the production of specialty materials until he retired in May 2011. He also served as President of ATI until August 2010. Mr. Hassey became Chairman in 2004 and President and Chief Executive Officer in 2003. Prior to October 2003, Mr. Hassey served as an outside management consultant to ATI executive management. Before joining ATI, Mr. Hassey served as Executive Vice President and a member of the corporate executive committee of Alcoa, Inc. from May 2000 until his early retirement in February 2003. He served as Executive Vice President of Alcoa and Group President of Alcoa Industrial Components from May 2000 to October 2002. Prior to May 2000, Mr. Hassey served as Executive Vice President of Alcoa and President of Alcoa Europe, Inc.

Michael Hilton

Mr. Michael F. Hilton is Independent Director of Ryder System, Inc. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of Nordson Corporation, a position he has held since he joined Nordson in 2010. Nordson engineers, manufactures and markets products and systems used for dispensing adhesives, coatings, sealants, biomaterials and other materials in a wide variety of end markets. Prior to joining Nordson, Mr. Hilton served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. from 2007 until 2010 with specific responsibility for leading the company's global Electronics and Performance Materials segment. Mr. Hilton joined Air Products in 1976 where he held roles of increasing responsibility in a variety of staff, management and operations positions. Air Products serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, equipment and services.

Tamara Lundgren

Ms. Tamara L. Lundgren is Independent Director of Ryder System, Inc. She is President and Chief Executive Officer of Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc., a position she has held since 2008. Schnitzer Steel is one of the largest manufacturers and exporters of recycled ferrous metal products in the United States with $2.6 billion in annual revenue and more than 120 operating facilities in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada. Ms. Lundgren joined Schnitzer Steel in 2005 as Chief Strategy Officer and subsequently served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from 2006 until 2008. Prior to joining Schnitzer Steel, Ms. Lundgren was a managing director at JP Morgan Chase in London and managing director at Deutsche Bank AG in New York and London. Before joining Deutsche Bank, Ms. Lundgren was a partner at the law firm of Hogan & Hartson, LLP in Washington, D.C.

Luis Nieto

Mr. Luis P. Nieto, Jr., is Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. He served as President of the Consumer Foods Group for ConAgra Foods Inc. from 2007 until he retired in 2009. Mr. Nieto joined ConAgra in 2005 and held various leadership positions, including President of the Meats Group and Refrigerated Foods Group. ConAgra Foods is one of the largest packaged foods companies in North America. Prior to joining ConAgra, Mr. Nieto was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federated Group, a leading private label supplier to the retail grocery and foodservice industries from 2002 to 2005. From 2000 to 2002, he served as President of the National Refrigerated Products Group of Dean Foods Company. Prior to joining Dean Foods, Mr. Nieto held positions in brand management and strategic planning with Mission Foods, Kraft Foods and the Quaker Oats Company. Mr. Nieto is the President of Nieto Advisory LLC, a consulting firm.

Eugene Renna

Mr. Eugene A. Renna is no longer serves as Independent Director of Ryder System Inc., effective December 16, 2014. He is retired from ExxonMobil Corporation in January 2002 where he was an Executive Vice President. He was President and Chief Operating Officer of Mobil Corporation and a member of its Board of Directors until the time of its merger with Exxon Corporation in 1999. As President and Chief Operating Officer of Mobil, Mr. Renna was responsible for overseeing all of its global exploration and production, marketing and refining, and chemicals and technology business activities. Mr. Renna's career with Mobil began in 1968 and included a range of senior management roles in marketing, refining, domestic and international operations, planning and economics.

Abbie Smith

Ms. Abbie J. Smith is Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. She is the Boris and Irene Stern Distinguished Service Professor of Accounting at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She joined their faculty in 1980 upon completion of her Ph.D. in Accounting at Cornell University. The primary focus of her research is corporate restructuring, transparency and corporate governance. She was nominated for a 2005 Smith Breeden Prize for her publication in The Journal of Finance and has received a Marvin Bower Fellowship from the Harvard Business School, a McKinsey Award for Excellence in Teaching and a GE Foundation Research Grant.

Hansel Tookes

Mr. Hansel E. Tookes, II, is Independent Director of Ryder System Inc. He served as President of Raytheon International until he retired from Raytheon Company in December 2002. He joined Raytheon in September 1999 as President and Chief Operating Officer of Raytheon Aircraft Company. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer in January 2000 and Chairman in August 2000. Mr. Tookes became President of Raytheon International in May 2001. Prior to joining Raytheon in 1999, Mr. Tookes served as President of Pratt & Whitney's Large Military Engines Group since 1996. He joined Pratt & Whitney's parent company, United Technologies Corporation in 1980. Mr. Tookes was a Lieutenant Commander and military pilot in the U.S. Navy and later served as a commercial pilot with United Airlines.

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