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Alico Inc (ALCO.OQ)

ALCO.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Benjamin Fishman

41 2019 Executive Chairman of the Board, Interim President

John Kiernan

49 2019 Chief Executive Officer

George Brokaw

51 2017 Executive Vice Chairman of the Board

Richard Rallo

53 2019 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer

James Sampel

53 2015 Chief Information Officer

Henry Slack

67 2019 Director

R. Greg Eisner

35 2013 Independent Director

W. Andrew Krusen

69 2013 Independent Director

Toby Purse

2019 Independent Director

Joseph Sambuco

56 2017 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Benjamin Fishman

Mr. Benjamin D. Fishman has been appointed as Executive Chairman of the Board, of the company, Effective July 01, 2019. and he will continue as serves as Interim President of the Company. Mr. Fishman has served on the Board of Directors since November 19, 2013 and brings to the Board of Directors extensive knowledge and experience in the agriculture industry. Mr. Fishman is a Managing Director of Arlon Group, the investment arm of Continental Grain Company, and is focused on the activities of the Arlon food and agriculture investment program, which targets investments across the food and agriculture value chain and seeks to provide long-term growth capital for companies. Mr. Fishman began his career at Continental Grain Company in 1998. He left Continental Grain Company to co-found The Grow Network in 2000, which was sold to the McGraw-Hill Companies in 2004. In 2005, Mr. Fishman was a National Finalist for the White House Fellowship, and currently, Mr. Fishman is a board member of Grandpoint Capital, Inc., CiCi's Holdings, Inc., and The Coastal Companies, and a Member of the Alumni Council of Collegiate School in New York City. Mr. Fishman received his B.A. degree, cum laude, from Princeton University.

John Kiernan

Mr. John E. Kiernan has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the company, ffective July 01, 2019. is no longer as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Effective July 01, 2019. Mr. Kiernan worked as the CFO of Greenwich Associates, a private global research-based consulting firm serving the financial services industry. Mr. Kiernan previously worked as the Treasurer and SVP for Capital Markets & Risk Management for Global Crossing until its $3 billion sale to Level 3 in 2011. Mr. Kiernan was also the Vice President of Investor Relations for Misys plc, which maintained a public listing on the London Stock Exchange and a NASDAQ listing for one of its subsidiaries, and a Director of Corporate Development for IBM. Earlier in his career, Mr. Kiernan served as a Managing Director at Bear Stearns, specializing in IPOs and M&A for technology companies. Mr. Kiernan received a BA in Finance and History summa cum laude from Saint Vincent College, an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia School of Law. Mr. Kiernan is a member of New York Bar and a Certified Treasury Professional.

George Brokaw

Mr. George R. Brokaw J.D is Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Brokaw has served on the Board of Directors since November 19, 2013 and as Vice Chairman since December 31, 2016, and brings to the Board of Directors extensive knowledge and experience in the areas of business, finance and capital markets. Mr. Brokaw is a Managing Partner at Trafelet Brokaw & Company, LLC, a New York-based private investment management firm, and a director of DISH Network Corporation. He previously served as the Managing Director of the Highbridge Growth Equity Fund at Highbridge Principal Strategies, LLC. Prior to joining Highbridge in 2012, Mr. Brokaw was a Managing Partner and Head of Private Equity at Perry Capital, LLC (“Perry”). Mr. Brokaw also served as a director to several companies, including: American Energy Partners Inc., Capital Business Credit LLC, Timberstar, and Value Place Holdings LLC. Prior to joining Perry in 2005, Mr. Brokaw was Managing Director of Lazard Frères & Co. LLC. Mr. Brokaw received a B.A. degree from Yale University and J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of Virginia. Mr. Brokaw is a member of the New York Bar.

Richard Rallo

Mr. Richard Rallo is has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the company, Effective July 01, 2019.he will continue as Chief Accounting Officer of the company. Mr. Rallo was employed by American Medical Alert Corp. ("AMAC"), a company involved in the manufacturing and distribution of personal emergency response systems and provider of telephone answering services, over the past 16 years in different capacities including Chief Financial Officer and most recently served as AMAC’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Service Officer. AMAC was a publicly traded company until it was acquired by Tunstall in December 2011 at which time AMAC began doing business as Tunstall Americas. Prior to his involvement with AMAC, he held similar financial positions with Tradewell, Inc., a barter company, and Connoisseur Communications Partners L.P., a company that owned and operated radio stations. Mr. Rallo started his career in public accounting for Touche Ross & Co. and Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has a BS in accounting from the University of Denver.

James Sampel

Mr. James Sampel is Chief Information Officer of the Company. Mr. Sampel was CIO and Managing Director of Greenwich Associates, a research based consulting firm servicing the financial services industry, Director of Information Technology for 454 Life Sciences Corporation, an early-stage life sciences equipment manufacturing company, Manager of Advanced and Emerging Technology for Perkin Elmer, a Fortune 200 manufacturer of life sciences and laboratory equipment; Previous roles with Perkin Elmer included: Manager of Global Infrastructure, Senior Network Architect, Senior Systems Analyst, Software Support Supervisor and Field Service Engineer. James earned his M.B.A. in Information Systems, Pace University; B.S. in Electronics Engineering Technology from DeVry University.

Henry Slack

Mr. Hank R. Slack is has been appointed as Director of the company, Effective July 01, 2019. and is no longer as Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company. Effective July 01, 2019. Mr. Slack has served on the Board of Directors since November 19, 2013 and as Executive Chairman since December 31, 2016, and brings to the Board of Directors extensive experience in the areas of business, finance and capital markets. Mr. Slack served as Chairman of Terra Industries, an international nitrogen-based fertilizer company, from 2001 until 2010, and as a director of Terra Industries from 1983 to 2010. Mr. Slack is Chairman of the Advisory Board of Blakeney Limited Partners. For many years he has also served as a director of E. Oppenheimer and Son International Limited, formerly a private investment and family holding company. He was Chief Executive Officer of Minorco SA, an international mining company, from 1991 until 1999, when that company merged with Anglo American Corporation to form Anglo American plc. Mr. Slack was a member of the board of directors and the executive committee of Anglo American Corporation, an international mining finance company, from 1981 until 1999. He has also served on the board of directors of Salomon Brothers Inc., a provider of investment-banking, securities underwriting, and foreign exchange trading services, from 1982 to 1988, SAB Miller plc., one of the world’s largest brewers, from 1998 to 2002, and for more than 20 years on the board of Engelhard Corporation, a supplier of catalysts used in the petroleum, chemical and food industries, until its acquisition in 2006. Mr. Slack holds a B.A. degree in History from Princeton University.

R. Greg Eisner

Mr. R. Greg Eisner is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Eisner is the President of Engineers Gate LP, a proprietary quantitative trading firm founded in early 2014, and consults for Dubin & Co. LP, an investment firm managed on behalf of Glenn Dubin and his family interests. Prior to joining Dubin & Co. in 2013, Mr. Eisner was a Managing Director and the Chief Operating Officer of Hedge Fund Strategies for J.P. Morgan Asset Management. From 2005 through 2012, Mr. Eisner held various positions at Highbridge Capital Management, including Head of Corporate Strategy and, in 2010, led J.P. Morgan and Highbridge’s purchase of a majority interest in Gávea Investimentos. Mr. Eisner has served on a number of private company boards and board committees across the financial, energy, retail, and media sectors. Prior to joining Highbridge in 2005, Mr. Eisner was an investment banker in Mergers and Acquisitions at The Blackstone Group. Mr. Eisner earned his B.S. degree in Economics and B.A. degree in Philosophy, magna cum laude, from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Joseph Wharton and Benjamin Franklin Scholar.

W. Andrew Krusen

Mr. W. Andrew Krusen Jr. is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Krusen is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dominion Financial Group, Inc., a merchant banking organization that provides investment capital to the natural resources, communications and manufacturing and distribution sectors. He is also the managing member of Gulf Standard Energy, LLC, an oil and gas concern, and the managing member of Krusen-Douglas, LLC, a large landowner in the Tampa, Florida area. Mr. Krusen serves as a director of publicly traded Exactech, Inc., a developer and distributor of orthopedic implant devices, Raymond James Trust Company, a subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, Inc., as well as several privately held companies, including Beall’s Inc. and Romark Laboratories, L.C. He is currently a director and Chairman of Florida Capital Group, Inc., a Florida bank holding company, as well as Florida Capital Bank, N.A., its wholly owned subsidiary. Mr. Krusen is a former member of the Young Presidents’ Organization, and is currently a member of the World President’s Organization and the Society of International Business Fellows. He is a past Chairman of Tampa’s Museum of Science and Industry. Mr. Krusen holds a B.A. degree in Geology from Princeton University.

Toby Purse

Mr. Toby K. Purse is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Purse is Chief Farming Officer of Lipman Family Farms, the largest open-field tomato grower in North America, and graduated from the University of South Florida.

Joseph Sambuco

Mr. Joseph S. Sambuco is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Sambuco serves as the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer at Colonnade Properties LLC. Mr. Sambuco began his real estate career at Lazard Freres & Co in 1982 in their Real Estate division. Mr. Sambuco focused on the accounting, reporting and due diligence for over $2.0 billion in commercial real estate assets and was also actively involved the firm's real estate consulting and advisory business. In 1989, Mr. Sambuco became a Managing Director and the Chief Financial Officer of The Taylor Simpson Group ("TSG") when TSG purchased the assets of Lazard's property investment company. Mr. Sambuco held these responsibilities until 1999 when he formed Colonnade Properties LLC in joint venture with Prudential Real Estate Investors to acquire all assets of TSG. During his career, Mr. Sambuco has been involved with the development of over $1.0 billion of commercial real estate projects, the acquisition of in excess of $5.0 billion of commercial real estate and the operation of more than 15.0 million square feet of commercial real estate. Mr. Sambuco has been an Independent Director at Alico, Inc. since May 2017. Mr. Sambuco serves as a Director of the Palm Beach Civic Association and a Trustee on the board of the Palm Beach Day Academy. Mr. Sambuco has a B.A. in Accounting from Rutgers University (1982).

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Benjamin Fishman

--

John Kiernan

622,718

George Brokaw

1,186,530

Richard Rallo

64,900

James Sampel

254,205

Henry Slack

1,194,260

R. Greg Eisner

--

W. Andrew Krusen

--

Toby Purse

--

Joseph Sambuco

--
As Of  30 Sep 2017