People: XPO Logistics Inc (XPO)

XPO on New York Consolidated

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17 Apr 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Bradley Jacobs

57 2011 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

John Hardig

48 2012 Chief Financial Officer

M. Sean Fernandez

49 2011 Chief Operating Officer

Gordon Devens

44 2011 Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Gregory Ritter

54 2013 Senior Vice President - Strategic Accounts

Mario Harik

32 2011 Chief Information Officer

Scott Malat

36 2012 Chief Strategy Officer

G. Chris Andersen

75 2011 Independent Director

Michael Jesselson

62 2011 Independent Director

Adrian Kingshott

54 2011 Independent Director

James Martell

59 2011 Independent Director

Jason Papastavrou

51 2011 Independent Director

Oren Shaffer

72 2011 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Bradley Jacobs

Mr. Bradley S. Jacobs is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2011. Mr. Jacobs is the managing director of Jacobs Private Equity, LLC, which is the stockholder. He has led two public companies: United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI), which he co-founded in 1997, and United Waste Systems, Inc., founded in 1989. Mr. Jacobs served as chairman and chief executive officer of United Rentals for its first six years and as executive chairman for an additional four years. He served eight years as chairman and chief executive officer of United Waste Systems. Previously, Mr. Jacobs founded Hamilton Resources (UK) Ltd. and served as its chairman and chief operating officer. This followed the co-founding of his first venture, Amerex Oil Associates, Inc., where he was chief executive officer. Mr. Jacobs is a member of the board of directors of the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy.

John Hardig

Mr. John J. Hardig is Chief Financial Officer of XPO Logistics Inc., since February 2012. Mr. Hardig served as managing director for the Transportation & Logistics investment banking group of Stifel Nicolaus Weisel since 2003. Prior to that, Mr. Hardig was an investment banker in the Transportation and Telecom groups at Alex. Brown & Sons (now Deutsche Bank). Mr. Hardig holds a master of business administration degree from the University of Michigan Business School and a bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy.

M. Sean Fernandez

Mr. M. Sean Fernandez is Chief Operating Officer of XPO Logistics, Inc., since November 2011. Mr. Fernandez has 20 years of leadership experience with global companies in industries that include distribution, consumer goods manufacturing, trucking and transportation. He served as senior vice president and general manager–consumables for NCR Corporation, and earlier held positions as vice president—new growth platforms with Avery Dennison Corporation; chief operating officer with SIRVA, Inc.; group president with Esselte Corporation; chief operating officer—Asia Pac operations and divisional president with Arrow Electronics, Inc.; and senior engagement manager with McKinsey & Company, Inc. He holds a master of business administration degree from Harvard University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Boston College.

Gordon Devens

Mr. Gordon E. Devens is Senior Vice President, General Counsel of XPO Logistics, Inc., since November 7, 2011. Mr. Devens was most recently vice president—corporate development with AutoNation, Inc., where he was previously vice president—associate general counsel. Earlier, he was an associate at the law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions and securities law. Mr. Devens holds a doctorate of jurisprudence and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan.

Gregory Ritter

Mr. Gregory W. Ritter is Senior Vice President - Strategic Accounts of XPO Logistics, Inc., since January 2013. Mr. Ritter joined the company in October 2011 as Senior Vice President—Brokerage Operations. Mr. Ritter has three decades of sales and management experience in multi-modal transportation logistics. He served as the president of a brokerage subsidiary that he established for one of the top 10 transportation logistics providers in North America. Previously, Mr. Ritter spent 22 years with C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. and worked with Allen Lund Company, Inc. on territory development.

Mario Harik

Mr. Mario A. Harik is Chief Information Officer of XPO Logistics, Inc., since November 2011. Mr. Harik has built comprehensive IT organizations and overseen the implementation of proprietary platforms for a variety of firms and has consulted to members of the Fortune 100. His prior positions include chief information officer and senior vice president—research and development with Oakleaf Waste Management; chief technology officer with Tallan, Inc.; co-founder of G3 Analyst, where he served as chief architect of web and voice applications; and architect and consultant with Adea Solutions. Mr. Harik holds a master of engineering degree in information technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a degree in engineering, computer and communications from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

Scott Malat

Mr. Scott B. Malat is Chief Strategy Officer of XPO Logistics, Inc., since July 2012. Mr. Malat served as Senior Vice President—Strategic Planning from the time he joined the Company in October 2011 until July 2012. Prior to joining XPO Logistics, Mr. Malat was with Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., where he served as senior equity research analyst covering the air, rail, trucking and shipping sectors. Earlier, Mr. Malat was an equity research analyst with UBS, and a strategy manager with JPMorgan Chase & Co. He serves on the board of directors of the non-profit PSC Partners Seeking a Cure. He is a CFA® charterholder and has a degree in statistics with a concentration in business management from Cornell University.

G. Chris Andersen

Mr. G. Chris Andersen is Independent Director of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2, 2011. He is the founder and a managing partner of G.C. Andersen Partners, LLC. Previously, Mr. Andersen served as vice chairman of PaineWebber, and as head of the Investment Banking Group at Drexel Burnham Lambert Incorporated. Mr. Andersen is the lead director for Terex Corporation. He is a founder of the Garn Institute of Finance at the University of Utah; a member of the International Advisory Council of the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University; and sits on the advisory board of the RAND Corporation’s Center for Asia Pacific Policy. Mr. Andersen holds a master’s degree from the Kellogg School of Management and is a chartered financial analyst.

Michael Jesselson

Mr. Michael G. Jesselson is an Independent Director of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2, 2011. He is the president of Jesselson Capital Corporation. He is a longstanding director of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., and serves as that company’s lead independent director. Additionally, Mr. Jesselson has numerous non-profit affiliations, including chairman of American Friends of Bar-Ilan University; trustee of Yeshiva University; board member of SAR Academy; co-chairman of Shaare Zedek Medical Center Board of Directors in Jerusalem; board member of the Center for Jewish History; trustee of the American Jewish Historical Society; board member of the National Museum of American Jewish History; and board member of the Leo Baeck Institute.

Adrian Kingshott

Mr. Adrian P. Kingshott is an Independent Director of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2, 2011. He is the chief executive officer of AdSon LLC, and an affiliated managing director of The Bank Street Group LLC. Previously, with Goldman Sachs, he served as co-head of the firm’s Leveraged Finance business, among other positions. More recently, Mr. Kingshott was a managing director of Amaranth Advisors, LLC. He is an adjunct professor of Global Capital Markets at Fairfield University’s Dolan School of Business; and an adjunct professor of International Corporate Financial Management at Fordham University’s School of Business. He holds a master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School and a master of jurisprudence degree from Oxford University. Mr. Kingshott is a member of the board of directors of Centre Lane Investment Corp.

James Martell

Mr. James J. Martell is Independent Director of XPO Logistics, Inc. He is an independent operating executive with Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, for companies in the transportation logistics sector and related industries. Previously, he was chief executive officer of SmartMail Services, Inc.; executive vice president of Americas for UTi Worldwide Inc.; and chief executive officer of Burlington Air Express Canada. Earlier, Mr. Martell held management positions with Federal Express Corporation and United Parcel Service, Inc. He currently serves as a director of Mobile Mini, Inc. Additionally, Mr. Martell is lead director for Ozburn-Hessey Logistics LLC, Vision Logistics Holding Corp., 3PD, Inc., ProTrans International and Unitrans International Corporation. He holds a degree in business administration from Michigan Technological University.

Jason Papastavrou

Dr. Jason D. Papastavrou, Ph.D., is an Independent Director of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2, 2011. He is the founder and chief investment officer of ARIS Capital Management, LLC, and is the co-founder of Empiric Asset Management, LLC. Previously, Dr. Papastavrou was the founder and managing director of the Fund of Hedge Funds Strategies Group of Banc of America Capital Management (BACAP), president of BACAP Alternative Advisors and a senior portfolio manager with Deutsche Asset Management. He was a tenured professor at Purdue University School of Industrial Engineering, and holds a doctorate in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Papastavrou serves on the board of directors of United Rentals, Inc.

Oren Shaffer

Mr. Oren G. Shaffer is an Independent Director of XPO Logistics Inc., since September 2, 2011. He was most recently vice chairman and chief financial officer of Qwest Communications International, Inc. (now CenturyLink, Inc.). Previously, Mr. Shaffer was president and chief operating officer of Sorrento Networks, Inc.; executive vice president and chief financial officer of Ameritech Corporation; and held senior executive positions with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, where he also served on the board of directors. Mr. Shaffer is a director on the boards of Terex Corporation, Belgacom S.A. and Intermec, Inc., and serves on the supervisory board of Demag Cranes AG. He holds a master’s degree in management from the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a degree in finance and business administration from the University of California, Berkeley.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Bradley Jacobs

2,373,800

John Hardig

2,856,010

M. Sean Fernandez

727,000

Gordon Devens

418,000

Gregory Ritter

--

Mario Harik

1,718,110

Scott Malat

876,122

G. Chris Andersen

--

Michael Jesselson

--

Adrian Kingshott

--

James Martell

--

Jason Papastavrou

--

Oren Shaffer

--
As Of 30 Dec 2012
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