People: Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N)
Mr. Russell P. Fradin is an Lead Independent Director of the Company., effective June 9, 2015. He is Operating Partner at Clayton, Dubilier, & Rice, a private investment firm (April 2016-present); Chief Executive Officer and President of SunGard, a leading software and technology services company now acquired by Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (2011-2015); Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AonHewitt, a global provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing solutions (2010-2011); Chief Executive Officer of Hewitt Associates (2006-2010); President and Chief Executive Officer of The BISYS Group, Inc., a provider of outsourcing solutions for the financial services sector (2004-2006). With experience as both a CEO and an executive board chair, Mr. Fradin is well suited to be Best Buy’s Lead Independent Director. He has firsthand insight into the partnership between an engaged Board and an effective, high-performing management team. In his role as a director, Mr. Fradin offers Best Buy the benefit of a 20-year career leading some of the country’s top services businesses, including more than a decade in a CEO role. This experience is of particular value given the Company’s emphasis on rejuvenating its services business as part of its Renew Blue transformation efforts. Additionally, Mr. Fradin’s previous leadership of Hewitt Associates and, ultimately, AonHewitt, allows him to offer valuable advice on issues that include streamlining operations, reducing costs, and establishing appropriate executive compensation. Earlier in his career, Mr. Fradin ran the Global Employer Services business of Automatic Data Processing, Inc., where he nearly doubled revenues, significantly improved margins and diversified that business’s operations. He also spent 18 years at McKinsey and Company, specializing in offering Fortune 500 clients advice on new product and services innovations. Mr. Fradin previously served on the boards of directors of SunGard Data Systems, Inc. and Gartner, Inc.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||116,209|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||180,293|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||296,502|