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ABM Industries Inc (ABM.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Sudhakar Kesavan

64 2017 Independent Chairman of the Board

Scott Salmirs

56 2015 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

D. Anthony Scaglione

46 2015 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Rene Jacobsen

57 2016 President of ABM’s Business & Industry Group

Scott Giacobbe

56 2017 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Andrew Block

50 2018 Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President

Andrea Newborn

55 2017 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Dean Chin

50 2010 Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller

LeighAnne Baker

60 2018 Independent Director

Linda Chavez

71 1997 Independent Director

Donald Colleran

63 2018 Independent Director

John Ferguson

73 2009 Independent Director

Anthony Fernandes

73 2007 Independent Director

Art Garcia

57 2017 Independent Director

Thomas Gartland

61 2015 Independent Director

Filippo Passerini

61 2017 Independent Director

Winifred Webb

60 2014 Independent Director

Susie Choi

2019 Investor Relations & Treasury

Biographies

Name Description

Sudhakar Kesavan

Mr. Sudhakar Kesavan is Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Kesavan is chairman and chief executive officer of ICF International, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICFI) a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, a position held since 1999. He has also been a director of ICF International since June 1999. Previously, Mr. Kesavan served as the president of ICF Consulting Group, a subsidiary of ICF Kaiser, from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Kesavan serves on the board of the Northern Virginia Technology Council. He also serves as board member emeritus of the Rainforest Alliance, a New York-based nonprofit environmental organization, on the board of Inova Health Systems, a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia, and is a trustee of the Shakespeare Theater Company in Washington, DC. Mr. Kesavan’s qualifications to serve on our Board include his leadership and operational experience gained from serving as a chief executive officer and director of another public company. Mr. Kesavan brings valuable experience leading both organic growth and acquisition activities, a thorough understanding of corporate governance, compensation expertise, and operations, industry, public company board, financial, mergers and acquisitions, government and government relations, and global operations experience to our Board.

Scott Salmirs

Mr. Scott Salmirs is the President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Salmirs is president and chief executive officer of the Company, a position held since March 2015. Previously, he served as executive vice president of the Company from September 2014 to March 2015, with global responsibility for the Company’s aviation division and all international activities. Mr. Salmirs served as executive vice president of ABM Janitorial Services – Northeast from 2003 to December 2014. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Salmirs held various leadership positions at Goldman, Sachs & Company, Lehman Brothers, Inc., and CBRE. Mr. Salmirs also serves on the board of Outreach, a New York nonprofit organization dedicated to rehabilitating teens with substance abuse issues, is a founding board member of Donate Eight, a nonprofit group associated with LiveOnNY, and also serves on the Business Advisory Council for the business program at SUNY Oneonta.

D. Anthony Scaglione

Mr. D. Anthony Scaglione is the Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He was a Senior Vice President, Treasurer, and Head of Mergers and Acquisitions of ABM from January 2012 to April 2015; Vice President and Treasurer of ABM from June 2009 to January 2012; Chairman of the Board of the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), the professional society that represents finance executives across the globe, from November 2014 to October 2016.

Rene Jacobsen

Mr. Rene Jacobsen is President of ABM’s Business & Industry Group of the Company., since February 2016. Mr. Jacobsen was Executive Vice President of ABM’s West Region from April 2012 to February 2016; Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Temco Service Industries from November 2007 to April 2012.

Scott Giacobbe

Mr. Scott J. Giacobbe is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company since November 1, 2017. He was President of ABM’s U.S. Technical Solutions from November 2010 to November 2017.

Andrew Block

Mr. Andrew D. Block is Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He was Senior Vice President, Talent and Organizational Performance (Chief HR Officer) of Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. from April 2010 to June 2018; Director of Human Resources of C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. from December 2002 to April 2010.

Andrea Newborn

Ms. Andrea Rose Newborn is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of the Company since July 5, 2017. Ms. Newborn was Executive Vice President and General Counsel for TravelClick, Inc. from July 2014 to June 2017; Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of The Reader’s Digest Association, Inc. from March 2007 to February 2014.

Dean Chin

Mr. Dean A. Chin is the Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller of the Company. He Vice President and Assistant Controller of ABM from June 2008 to June 2010; Director of Finance, Reader’s Digest Association, Inc. from March 2005 to March 2008; Senior Manager, Audit and Business Advisory Services, Ernst & Young, LLP from July 2001 to January 2005.

LeighAnne Baker

Ms. LeighAnne G. Baker is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Baker is senior corporate vice president and chief human resources officer of Cargill, Inc., a global food and agricultural company, a position held since 2014. She is a member of the executive team and responsible for Cargill’s global human resources strategy and practices. Previously, Ms. Baker served as executive vice president and chief human resources officer of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. from 2007 to 2014. Ms. Baker also served as senior vice president, global human resources of The Reynolds & Reynolds Company from 2005 to 2007. Ms. Baker’s qualifications to serve on our Board include many years of executive experience for large enterprises, providing extensive expertise in global human resources management, leadership development and large scale organizational change.

Linda Chavez

Ms. Linda L. Chavez is an Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Chavez is the president of the Becoming American Institute, a position she has held since 2014. Additionally, she is founder and chairman of the Center for Equal Opportunity, a position she has held since January 2006. Prior to her appointment as chairman, Ms. Chavez served as president of the Center for Equal Opportunity from January 1995 through December 2005. Ms. Chavez was a director of Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation from 2004 to 2008, where she served on the audit committee. Previously, she was a director of Greyhound Lines, Inc. from 1995 to 1999, when it was acquired by another company. Ms. Chavez has held numerous appointed positions, including chief executive officer of the National Commission on Migrant Education from 1988 to 1992, chief executive officer of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights from 1983 to 1985, and White House director of public liaison in 1985. In 1992, she was elected by the United Nations Commission on Human Rights to serve a four-year term as U.S. Expert to the U.N. Sub-Commission on the Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities. She is a 2006 graduate of the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management Director Training and Certification Program and served on the advisory board of the Outstanding Directors Exchange in 2008 and 2009, and served on the board of Research Electro-Optics, a privately held company, from 2012 to 2018. Ms. Chavez also serves or has served on numerous nonprofit boards. She is an author and nationally syndicated columnist and television commentator and writes extensively about public policy issues. Ms. Chavez’s qualifications to serve on our Board include her extensive knowledge of, and experience in, government relations, and her leadership skills and corporate governance experience gained during her service as a public company director and her involvement with nonprofit organizations.

Donald Colleran

Mr. Donald F. Colleran is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Colleran is executive vice president and chief sales officer of FedEx Corporation, a position held since 2017. He also serves on the Strategic Management Committee, which sets the strategic direction for FedEx. Mr. Colleran joined FedEx in 1989, where he has served in a variety of leadership roles including executive vice president, global sales of FedEx Services from July 2006 through December 2016. He is also a director of EastGroup Properties, Inc. (NYSE: EGP), an equity real estate investment trust.

John Ferguson

Mr. John Philip Ferguson is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Ferguson has spent over 45 years in the investment management business, currently serving on the board of managers of Salient Partners, on the investment committee for Silver Ventures, on the investment board for San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, and as non-executive chair of the investment committee of Ascendant Advisors. Mr. Ferguson served until April 2012 on the board of directors of the University of Texas Investment Management Company (UTIMCO), a position he held since August 2003. He chaired the UTIMCO compensation committee and served on its risk and policy committees. Mr. Ferguson also serves on the advisory committee of the MBA Investment Fund at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas – Austin, a position held since March 2005, and is a member of the Investment Committee for Houston Endowment Inc. Mr. Ferguson held various executive positions with AIM Capital Management, Inc. (now Invesco AIM) from 2000 to 2007, serving most recently as president and chief investment officer. Previously, he held senior positions at several investment management firms, including: managing partner at Beutel, Goodman & Company; senior vice president at Lehman Brothers, Inc.; and vice president of Goldman, Sachs & Company. Mr. Ferguson also serves or has served on various investment and civic boards, including the Investment Advisor Association, the Houston Ballet, the Memorial Hermann Foundation, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and on the Chancellor’s Advisory Council of Texas Christian University.

Anthony Fernandes

Mr. Anthony G. Fernandes is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Fernandes served as chairman, chief executive officer and president of Philip Services Corporation from August 1999 to April 2002. Prior to joining Philip Services Corporation, Mr. Fernandes had a 30-year career with the Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO), serving as executive vice president and director of ARCO from 1994 to 1999; president of ARCO Coal, a subsidiary of ARCO, from 1990 to 1994; and corporate controller of ARCO from 1987 to 1990. He also served as the chairman of ARCO Chemical Company, a NYSE company 80% owned by ARCO. Additionally, he was a trustee for the Claremont McKenna College, a California Institution from 1997 to 2005, a director of Tower Automotive, Inc. from 2003 to 2007, a director of Black and Veatch from 1999 to 2016, a director of Cytec Industries from 2002 to 2015, a director of Baker Hughes Incorporated from 2001 to 2017, and a director of Envirosystems, Inc., a privately held Canadian company, from 2015 to 2018. Mr. Fernandes currently serves as a director of Snack It Forward LLC, a privately held snack company.

Art Garcia

Mr. Art A. Garcia is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Garcia is the executive vice president and chief financial officer of Ryder System, Inc., a $6.8 billion commercial fleet and supply chain management solutions company, a position held since 2010. He is a member of Ryder’s executive leadership team. Previously, Mr. Garcia served as senior vice president, controller and chief accounting officer of Ryder from 2005 to 2010. Mr. Garcia joined Ryder in 1997 as senior manager of corporate accounting. He later served as director of corporate accounting and, subsequently, as group director of accounting services. Prior to joining Ryder, Mr. Garcia spent 14 years with the Miami office of the accounting firm Coopers & Lybrand LLP as senior manager of business assurance. Mr. Garcia’s qualifications to serve on our Board include his extensive business, financial and management experience and his experience as a senior financial officer. Mr. Garcia brings valuable accounting, financial management and supply chain experience to our Board.

Thomas Gartland

Mr. Thomas M. Gartland is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gartland retired in December 2014 from his role as president, North America for Avis Budget Group, Inc., a leading global provider of vehicle rental services, a position he held from October 2011 to December 2014. Previously, he was executive vice president, Sales, Marketing and Customer Care at Avis Budget Group, Inc. from April 2008 to October 2011, where he developed the overall strategic direction for marketing and sales. Mr. Gartland was employed by JohnsonDiversey, Inc. from 1994 to 2008, in various high-level capacities, including as president of the company’s North American region from 2003 to 2008, vice president, Sales, Health and Hospitality from 2002 to 2003, vice president, Business Development from 1998 to 2002, with various positions of increasing responsibility within the company from 1994 to 1998. Prior to that, Mr. Gartland served as vice president and director of national accounts at Ecolab, Inc. from 1980 to 1994. Mr. Gartland serves on the board of directors of Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: XHR), a self-advised and self-administered REIT that invests primarily in premium full-service, lifestyle and urban upscale hotels.

Filippo Passerini

Mr. Filippo Passerini is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Passerini has been an operating executive in U.S. Buyouts at Carlyle Group since 2015. Previously, Mr. Passerini served as Procter & Gamble Company’s group president, Global Business Services (GBS) and chief information officer (CIO), positions he held since February 2008 and July 2004, respectively. Mr. Passerini joined Procter & Gamble, a leading multinational manufacturer of consumer goods, in 1981 and held executive positions in the United Kingdom, Greece, Italy, Turkey, Latin America and the United States. While with Procter & Gamble, he built and led one of the largest and most progressive Shared Services organizations in the world, operating in 70 countries. Mr. Passerini has served as a director of Integer Holdings Corporation (NYSE: ITGR) since 2015 and of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) since 2009. He is a member of the CIO Hall of Fame and has received numerous awards, including: the inaugural Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership; Shared Service Thought Leader of the Year; and InformationWeek’s Chief of the Year. His work, strategies and principles have been the subject of numerous books, articles and Harvard Business Reviews. Mr. Passerini’s qualifications to serve on our board include his significant global experience in operations, technology and general management roles. He is recognized as a thought leader in digital technology and shared services, and known for creating new, progressive business models and driving innovation. Mr. Passerini brings extensive experience in operations, information technology and shared services, as well as public company board experience to our Board.

Winifred Webb

Ms. Winifred Markus Webb is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Webb is chief executive officer of Kestrel Corporate Advisors, a position she has held since 2013. From 2010 to 2013, she was managing director for Tennenbaum Capital Partners, now part of BlackRock. Ms. Webb was a member of the corporate executive team for Ticketmaster from 2008 to 2010. She served for 20 years with The Walt Disney Company, from 1988 to 2008, in various senior positions including corporate senior vice president of investor relations and shareholder services, and governance outreach. She was also executive director for The Walt Disney Company Foundation. Before Disney, she held roles in investment banking. Ms. Webb is an NACD Board Leadership Fellow, the highest level of credentialing for corporate directors offered by The National Association of Corporate Directors. She serves on the board of directors of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN) and on the board of trustees of American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH). She previously served on the boards of 9 Spokes (ASX: 9SP) from 2015 to 2018, of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) in 2016, of Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) from 2008 to 2014, and of nonprofit PetSmart Charities, Inc. from 2014 to 2016. She currently serves as co-chair of nonprofit WomenCorporateDirectors, LA/Orange County Chapter. In 2018, Ms. Webb was recognized by NACD as a Directorship 100 honoree, by WomenInc. as a Most Influential Corporate Board Director, and by Directors & Boards as a Director to Watch.

Susie Choi

Ms. Susie Choi is Investor Relations & Treasury of the company. Ms. Choi joined ABM in early-2016 from Aéropostale, Inc., a specialty retailer of young men's and women's apparel, where she served on the Institutional Investor Magazine-ranked Investor Relations (IR) team for nearly nine years. Susie was responsible for managing relationships with more than 30 equity research analysts and Aéropostale's shareholders, while working with the Aéropostale management team to inform tactical and strategic direction. Ms. Choi began her career in Equity Research at Cowen and Company and is a graduate of New York University.

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