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Tech Data Corp (TECD.OQ)

TECD.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert Dutkowsky

62 2006 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Charles Dannewitz

62 2015 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Joseph Quaglia

52 2013 President, the Americas

Patrick Zammit

50 2017 President, Europe

Richard Hume

57 2016 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Beth Simonetti

51 2017 Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President

John Tonnison

48 2010 Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

David Vetter

57 2017 Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer

Jeffrey Taylor

50 2015 Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller

Kevin Kennedy

2017 Senior Vice President - Sales, Enterprise Solutions, Americas

Joseph Trepani

56 2015 Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, the Americas

Ed Galasso

2017 Vice President, General Manager - Sales and Product Marketing

Deena Piquion

2017 Vice President, General Manager - Latin America and Caribbean

Brian Aebig

2017 Vice President - Sales

Alain Amsellem

57 2014 Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Europe

Charles Adair

69 2017 Lead Independent Director

Harry Harczak

60 2008 Independent Director

Bridgette Heller

55 2016 Independent Director

Kathleen Misunas

66 2000 Independent Director

Thomas Morgan

63 2017 Independent Director

Patrick Sayer

59 2012 Independent Director

Savio Tung

66 2010 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Robert Dutkowsky

Mr. Robert M. Dutkowsky serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director of Tech Data Corporation. Prior to joining Tech Data, Mr. Dutkowsky served as President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Egenera, Inc. (a software and virtualization technology company) from 2004 until 2006, and served as President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of J.D. Edwards & Co., Inc. (a software company) from 2002 until 2004. He was President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of GenRad, Inc. from 2000 until 2002. Starting in 1997, Mr. Dutkowsky was Executive Vice President, Markets and Channels, at EMC Corporation before being promoted to President, Data General, in 1999. Mr. Dutkowsky served on the Board of Directors of ADT Corporation from 2012 until May, 2016, when ADT was acquired by another company. In January, 2017, Mr. Dutkowsky joined the Board of Directors of US Foods Holding Corp. where he serves as a member of the Board’s Audit Committee and is the Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Dutkowsky holds a B.S. degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Mr. Dutkowsky is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. The experiences and skills he developed as a senior executive at one of the leading technology companies in the world and as the Chairman and CEO of other technology and software businesses allow him to provide value related to finance, management, operations, and risk. In addition, as CEO, Mr. Dutkowsky’s direct participation in the Board is essential to the effective implementation of corporate strategy and the Board’s directions.

Charles Dannewitz

Mr. Charles V. Dannewitz is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He joined the Company in February 1995 as Vice President of Taxes. He was promoted to Senior Vice President of Taxes in March 2000, and assumed responsibility for worldwide treasury operations in July 2003. In February 2014, he was appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Americas. In June 2015, he was promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Dannewitz was employed by Price Waterhouse from 1981 to 1995, most recently as a tax partner. Mr. Dannewitz is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Illinois Wesleyan University.

Joseph Quaglia

Mr. Joseph H. Quaglia serves as President, the Americas of the Company. Mr. Quaglia joined the Company in May 2006 as Vice President, East and Government Sales and was promoted to Senior Vice President of U.S. Marketing in November 2007. In February 2012, he was appointed to the additional role of President, TDMobility and he was promoted to President, Americas in November 2013. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Quaglia held senior management positions with CA Technologies, StorageNetworks Inc. and network software provider Atabok. Mr. Quaglia holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Indiana State University and an M.B.A. from Butler University.

Patrick Zammit

Mr. Patrick Zammit, is President, Europe of the Company. He joined the Company in February 2017 through Tech Data's acquisition of Avnet’s Technology Solutions business as President, Europe. Prior to his appointment at the Company, Mr. Zammit was employed for more than twenty years at Avnet, Inc. Most recently, from January 2015 to January 2017, Mr. Zammit served as Global President of Avnet Technology Solutions. Prior to that position, from October 2006 until January 2015, Mr. Zammit served as President of Avnet Electronics Marketing EMEA. From 1993 to 2006, Mr. Zammit served in management positions of increasing responsibilities. Prior to joining Avnet, Mr. Zammit was employed by Arthur Andersen from 1989 to 1993. Mr. Zammit holds a Masters in Business Administration equivalent from Paris Business School ESLSCA.

Richard Hume

Mr. Richard T. Hume is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the company. Prior to his appointment at the Company, Mr. Hume was employed for more than thirty years at IBM. Most recently, from January 2015 to February 2016, Mr. Hume served as General Manager and Chief Operating Officer of Infrastructure and Outsourcing. Prior to that position, from January 2012 to January 2015, Mr. Hume served as General Manager, Europe where he led IBM’s multi-brand European organization. From 2008 to 2011, Mr. Hume served as General Manager, Global Business Partners, directing the growth and channel development initiatives for IBM’s Business Partner Channel. Mr. Hume holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University.

Beth Simonetti

Ms. Beth E. Simonetti is Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President of the company. She joined the company in September 2015 as Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and was promoted to Executive Vice President in January 2017. Prior to joining Tech Data, Ms. Simonetti served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Baker & Taylor, Inc. since 2010. Previously, she was an executive search consultant and was with Cardinal Health for 12 years in various HR leadership positions. Ms. Simonetti holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University in Ohio and a Masters of Hospital and Health Services Administration from Ohio State University.

John Tonnison

Mr. John A. Tonnison serves as an Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer of Tech Data Corporation. He joined the Company in March 2001 as Vice President, Worldwide E-Business and was promoted to Senior Vice President of IT Americas in December 2006. In February 2010, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tonnison held executive management positions in the U.S., United Kingdom and Germany with Computer 2000, Technology Solutions Network and Mancos Computers. Mr. Tonnison was educated in the United Kingdom and became a U.S. citizen in 2006.

David Vetter

Mr. David R. Vetter serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer of Tech Data Corporation. He joined the Company in June 1993 as Vice President, General Counsel and was promoted to Corporate Vice President, General Counsel in April 2000. In March 2003, he was promoted to Senior Vice President, and effective July 2003, was appointed Secretary. In January 2017, Mr. Vetter was promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Vetter was employed by the law firm of Robbins, Gaynor & Bronstein, P.A. from 1984 to 1993, most recently as a partner. Mr. Vetter is a member of the Florida Bar Association and holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Economics from Bucknell University and a Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Florida.

Jeffrey Taylor

Mr. Jeffrey L. Taylor is Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller of Tech Data Corporation. Mr. Taylor joined the Company in May 2007 and held the position of Vice President, Corporate Accounting through April 2011. Mr. Taylor rejoined the Company in October 2012 serving in the same capacity until July 2013 when he was appointed Vice President, Assistant Corporate Controller. In June 2015 he was promoted to Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller. Prior to rejoining the Company in October 2012, Mr. Taylor served in executive financial management with a value-added reseller and previously was employed by Deloitte & Touche ("Deloitte") from 1992 to 2003, most recently as Audit Partner in Russia and including three years in Deloitte's U.S. national office in the Quality Assurance and SEC Services groups. Mr. Taylor holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from San Diego State University.

Kevin Kennedy

Mr. Kevin Kennedy is Senior Vice President - Sales, Enterprise Solutions, Americas of the Company. Previously, Kennedy served as Tech Data's vice president of Supplier Solutions for Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) since May 2017, where he was responsible for go-to-market strategy and sales execution. Prior to joining Tech Data, he worked for EMC Corporation as the senior director of Global Distribution, where he managed global sales leads and Americas distribution account managers. Kennedy also held progressive leadership roles at VCE and Arrow Electronics. He holds a B.S. in Public Affairs from Indiana University Bloomington.

Joseph Trepani

Mr. Joseph B. Trepani serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, the Americas of the Company. He joined the Company in March 1990 as Controller and held the position of Director of Operations from October 1991 through January 1995. In February 1995, he was promoted to Vice President, Worldwide Controller and to Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller in March 1998. In June 2015, he was appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Americas. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Trepani was Vice President of Finance for Action Staffing, Inc. from 1989 to 1990. From 1982 to 1989, he was employed by Price Waterhouse. Mr. Trepani is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Florida State University.

Ed Galasso

Mr. Ed Galasso serves as Vice President, General Manager - Sales and Product Marketing of the Company. Galasso joined Tech Data Canada as a director, Sales in 2001. Most recently, he drove sales force training and customer adoption for Tech Data Cloud and led the customer segmentation of Tech Data's Canadian business. Additionally, he served as co-chair and spearheaded the growth and development of Tech Data's TechSelect community inCanada.Prior to Tech Data, Ed was with SBC Communications Inc. (now AT&T) as a business manager for two years and with Anixter Canada Inc. as an assistant controller and controller over a span of nine years. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a Chartered Professional Accountant.

Deena Piquion

Ms. Deena LaMarque Piquion serves as Vice President, General Manager - Latin America and Caribbean of the Company. Piquion joined Tech Data in September 2000 as an MBA Rotational Associate working on strategic projects throughout the Latin America region. During her tenure with the company, she has held positions of increasing responsibility within Tech Data's Latin America Export organization, most recently serving as director, Marketing for the business since January 2011 and as acting director of Sales since November 2015. Piquion holds a B.S. in Political Science and Women's Studies and an M.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.

Brian Aebig

Mr. Brian Aebig serves as Vice President - Sales for the company's Enterprise Solutions Business of the Company. Aebig joined Tech Data in February 2017 upon the completion of Tech Data's acquisition of Avnet's Technology Solutions division, where he served as vice president and general manager for Avnet Technology Solutions, Canada since September 2008. Over the course of Aebig's 30-year IT career, 25 were with Avnet and dedicated to the data center solutions-oriented channel business. Aebig joined Avnet in 1991 as a sales executive for the Saskatchewan and Manitoba regions, progressing through positions of increasing responsibility and spanning both supplier businesses and geographic territories. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Regina, and is a member of various industry associations and committees.

Alain Amsellem

Mr. Alain Amsellem serves as a Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Europe of Tech Data Corporation. He joined the Company in 1994 through Tech Data’s acquisition of French distributor, Softmart International S.A. and served as France Finance Director until September 1999 when he was promoted to France Managing Director. In August 2004, Mr. Amsellem was promoted to Senior Vice President of Southern Europe, and was appointed Senior Vice President - Europe Finance & Operations in 2007. In February 2014, he was appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Europe. Mr. Amsellem is a Chartered Accountant and holds a degree in management and chartered accountancy from Paris Dauphine University.

Charles Adair

Mr. Charles E. Adair, CPA serves as Lead Independent Director of Tech Data Corporation. Mr. Adair has been a partner of Cordova Ventures and Kowaliga Capital, Inc. (venture capital fund management companies) since 1993, where he serves as manager of venture capital funds and investments. Mr. Adair was associated with Durr-Fillauer Medical, Inc. where he served in various capacities including President and Chief Operating Officer from 1981 to 1992. Mr. Adair serves on the Board of Directors of Torchmark Corporation, where he has served since 2003 and is currently Chair of the Governance and Nominating Committee. In 2015, Mr. Adair joined the Board of Directors of Rayonier Advanced Materials, Inc. where he serves on the Audit and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees. Mr. Adair served on the Board of Directors of PSS World Medical, Inc. (“PSS”), most recently as Chair of the Audit Committee and Executive Committee, from 2002 through February 2013, when PSS was acquired by McKesson Corp. Mr. Adair is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of Alabama. Mr. Adair is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. He is a financial expert whose accounting background, service on numerous boards, executive and financial roles in the pharmaceutical distribution industry position him well to understand and provide value related to finance, management, operations, governance and risk.

Harry Harczak

Mr. Harry J. Harczak, Jr., is an Independent Director of Tech Data Corporation. Mr. Harczak has been a Managing Director of Sawdust Capital, LLC (a private investment firm) since 2008. Mr. Harczak was an executive at CDW Corporation (a leading direct marketer of IT hardware and software products) from 1994 until 2007, serving his last five years as Executive Vice President and as an Executive Committee member. He was also CDW’s Chief Financial Officer for seven years. Prior to CDW, Mr. Harczak served as an audit partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked for 16 years serving public and private clients in the retail, distribution, and financial services community. Currently, Mr. Harczak serves on the Board of Directors of U.S. Cellular Corporation, where he is the designated financial expert of the Audit Committee and has served since 2003. He also serves on the boards of the Goodman Theater of Chicago and DePaul University. Mr. Harczak is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and holds a B.S. degree from DePaul University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Chicago. Mr. Harczak is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. He was an audit partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers auditing public and private companies and the CFO and senior executive for one of the largest IT resellers in the Americas. He has substantial executive and financial experience within the IT distribution channel, which allow him to provide value related to finance, management, operations, and risk.

Bridgette Heller

Ms. Bridgette P. Heller serves as Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Heller has served as Executive Vice President, Early Life Nutrition, and member of the Executive Committee for Danone since July, 2016. Prior to Danone, Ms. Heller was Executive Vice President of Merck & Co., Inc. and President of Merck Consumer Care from 2010 to 2015. Prior to joining Merck, Ms. Heller was President, Johnson & Johnson, Global Baby Business Unit from 2007 to 2010 and President, Johnson & Johnson, Global Baby Kids and Wound Care from 2005 to 2007. Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, Ms. Heller was the Founder and Managing Partner at Heller Associates from 2002 to 2005 and served as Chief Executive Officer of Chung’s Foods, a privately held company manufacturing egg rolls and other Asian food products, from 2003 to 2004. Ms. Heller spent 17 years with Kraft Foods, from 1985 to 2002, including as Executive Vice President and General Manager for the North American Coffee Portfolio. Ms. Heller served on the Board of Directors of ADT Corporation from 2012 until May, 2016 when ADT was acquired by another company. Ms. Heller also served as a director of PCA International, Inc. from 1998 until 2005. Ms. Heller has a Bachelor of Arts from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Ms. Heller is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. Ms. Heller’s qualifications include her significant experience in senior leadership positions at large global companies which will allow her to provide value related to international operations, finance, management, and risk.

Kathleen Misunas

Ms. Kathleen Misunas serves an Independent Director of Tech Data Corporation. Ms. Misunas is Principal of Essential Ideas (a business advisory service), a company she founded in 2001. She was Chief Executive Officer of AirTreks, Inc. in 2001 and Chief Executive Officer and President of brandwise LLC in 1999 and 2000. Ms. Misunas was employed by Reed Elsevier PLC from 1996 to 1998, serving as Chief Executive Officer of Reed Travel Group in 1997 and 1998. Prior to this, Ms. Misunas was employed by AMR Corporation for 22 years, last serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of the SABRE Group (a division of AMR Corporation) and Chief Information Officer of American Airlines, Inc. In June 2016, Ms. Misunas joined the Board of Directors of Boingo Wireless, Inc. where she serves on the Governance and Cyber Committees. Ms. Misunas also served on the Board of Directors of Canadian Tire Corporation from 2001 until 2006. Ms. Misunas attended Moravian College and American University. Ms. Misunas is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. She has held executive management positions in global distribution and product automation businesses, including in the roles of CEO, president, and chief information officer. Given the importance of the Company’s engagement with customers through various enterprise systems and e-commerce initiatives and the importance of the security of our IT systems, Ms. Misunas’s experience and expertise in this area is of significant value to the Company. Additionally, her background in scaling businesses has provided human resource expertise, as well as compensation and benefits knowledge to the Company. These skills and experiences allow her to provide value related to management, operations, and risk.

Thomas Morgan

Mr. Thomas I. Morgan serves as Independent Director of Tech Data Corporation. Mr. Morgan served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Baker & Taylor, Inc. (a leading distributor of physical and digital books) from 2008 until January 2013. Mr. Morgan served as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of Hughes Supply, Inc. from May 2003 until March 2006 when the company was purchased by The Home Depot, Inc. He joined Hughes Supply in 2001 as President and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to Hughes Supply, Mr. Morgan served as Chief Executive Officer of EnfoTrust Network from 2000 to 2001, Value America in 1999, and US Office Products from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Morgan began his career with Genuine Parts Company (“GPC”), where he held positions of increasing responsibility throughout the organization. He concluded his 22-year career with GPC in 1997, serving as Executive Vice President of S.P. Richards Co. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of GPC). In 2012, Mr. Morgan was appointed to the Board of Directors of Rayonier, Inc., a leading international forest products company where he served as the Chairperson of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee until July 1, 2014 when Rayonier, Inc. was split into two companies, including Rayonier Advance Materials, Inc., where Mr. Morgan serves on the Board and is the Chair of the Compensation and Management Development Committee and a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Since 2013, Mr. Morgan has also served on the Board of Directors of ITT Educational Services, Inc. where he is Chair of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Morgan holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee.

Patrick Sayer

Mr. Patrick G. Sayer has been appointed as an Independent Director of Tech Data Corp. Mr. Sayer has served as Chief Executive Officer of Eurazeo SA, one of Europe’s leading publicly-held investment companies with more than 5 billion euros in assets. Previously, Mr. Sayer spent 20 years at Lazard, an international financial advisory and asset management firm, where he last served as managing director and head of Lazard’s Technology and Media group. Mr. Sayer has served as chairman of the Executive Board of Eurazeo since 2002, and serves on the Boards of Eurazeo portfolio companies Accor SA (4.28% owned by Eurazeo), ANF Immobilier (50.48% owned by Eurazeo) and Europcar Groupe (41.43% owned by Eurazeo). He also previously served as a member of the Board of Rexel SA (a former Eurazeo affiliate). He is a judge at the Paris Court of Commerce. Mr. Sayer is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole des Mines de Paris. Mr. Sayer has a French Financial Analyst Degree and serves as a professor of finance at Dauphine University in Paris. Mr. Sayer is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. His extensive international business and finance experience allow Mr. Sayer to provide value related to finance and international operations, with a focus on European markets.

Savio Tung

Mr. Savio W. Tung serves as an Independent Director of Tech Data Corporation. Mr. Tung is one of the founding partners of Investcorp (a global investment firm), where he is currently a Senior Advisor and the Chairman of Investcorp Technology Partners. Before joining Investcorp in 1984, he worked for Chase Manhattan Bank for 11 years, serving in its offices in New York, Bahrain, Abu Dhabi and London. He is currently an Independent Non-executive Director and a member and Chair of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Audit Committee, Risk Committee, and Strategy and Budget Committee of the Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited. He was Chairman of the Board of Wireless Telecom Group Inc. from 2005 to 2010. He is a Board Member and Treasurer of the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, an affiliate of Rockefeller University and a Board Member of the Committee of 100. Mr. Tung holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University. Mr. Tung is well qualified to serve as a member of the Company’s Board. His extensive international business and financial experience allow Mr. Tung to provide value related to finance, international operations, and capital markets.