People: Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc (CFR.N)
24 May 2019
Mr. Carlos Alvarez is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Carlos Alvarez is chair of the board and chief executive officer of The Gambrinus Company which he founded in 1986 when he moved from his native Mexico with his family to San Antonio. Gambrinus is a leading U.S. craft brewer and marketer with breweries in Shiner, Texas (The Spoetzl Brewery) and Berkeley, California (Trumer Brauerei). He is committed to education and has served on the board of trustees of Davidson College (Davidson, North Carolina), School Year Abroad (North Andover, Massachusetts) and Saint Mary’s Hall (San Antonio, Texas) and is a member of the Chancellor’s Circle for The University of Texas system. Mr. Alvarez has made significant contributions to these and other educational institutions’ endowment programs, particularly those geared toward driving greater international engagement. He is a board member of the World Affairs Council of America (Washington, DC) and the World Affairs Council of San Antonio, of which he previously served as chair. Mr. Alvarez has extensive experience in all facets of business, including a strong background in operations and sales. He has an exceptional understanding of the role marketing strategy and branding plays in the success of a company. It is because of his business acumen, as well as his knowledge of the communities we serve, that our Board has concluded that Mr. Alvarez should continue serving on the Board.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||72,667|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||60,050|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||132,717|