Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance

Michael J. Kasbar

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Michael Kasbar is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of World Fuel Services Corporation and a member of the company's Board of Directors. Kasbar has served as Chief Executive Officer since 2012 and assumed the role of Chairman in 2014.

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Paul H. Stebbins

Chairman Emeritus

Mr. Stebbins has served as Chairman Emeritus since May 2014 and has served as a director of the Company since June 1995. Prior to his appointment as Chairman Emeritus, from January 2012 to May 2014, Mr. Stebbins served as Executive Chairman of the Board.

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Audit Committee

Chairman

John L. Manley

Retired Partner

Deloitte & Touche LLP

Mr. Manley has served as a director of the Company since October 2010. Mr. Manley retired from Deloitte & Touche LLP in 2009 after more than 27 years as a partner, the last three years of which Mr. Manley was Managing Partner of Deloitte’s Northeast Region Audit and Enterprise Risk Services Practice.

  • Audit (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Richard A. Kassar

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Kassar has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Mr. Kassar is the Chief Financial Officer of Freshpet Company, a NASDAQ company [FRPT] since July 2014 and is currently a principal of Go7Brands, LLC, a brand management company, where he also serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

  • Audit
  • Compensation
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Compensation Committee

Chairman

Ken Bakshi

Managing Partner

Trishul Capital Group

Mr. Bakshi has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Since June 2003, Mr. Bakshi has also been managing partner of Trishul Capital Group LLC and Trishul Advisory Group LLC, two privately owned equity investment and consulting companies. From July 2013 to June 2015, Mr. Bakshi served as Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Amala Inc., a skin care products company.

  • Compensation (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
  • Nominating Subcommittee (Chairman)
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Richard A. Kassar

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Kassar has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Mr. Kassar is the Chief Financial Officer of Freshpet Company, a NASDAQ company [FRPT] since July 2014 and is currently a principal of Go7Brands, LLC, a brand management company, where he also serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

  • Audit
  • Compensation
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Stephen K. Roddenberry

Partner - Akerman LLP

Mr. Roddenberry has served as a director of the Company since June 2006. Mr. Roddenberry is a partner in the law firm of Akerman LLP where he has been employed as an attorney since 1988.

  • Governance (Chairman)
  • Compensation
  • Lead Independent Director
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Governance Committee

Chairman

Stephen K. Roddenberry

Partner

Akerman LLP

Mr. Roddenberry has served as a director of the Company since June 2006. Mr. Roddenberry is a partner in the law firm of Akerman LLP where he has been employed as an attorney since 1988.

  • Governance (Chairman)
  • Compensation
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Ken Bakshi

Managing Partner

Mr. Bakshi has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Since June 2003, Mr. Bakshi has also been managing partner of Trishul Capital Group LLC and Trishul Advisory Group LLC, two privately owned equity investment and consulting companies. From July 2013 to June 2015, Mr. Bakshi served as Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Amala Inc., a skin care products company.

  • Compensation (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
  • Nominating Subcommittee (Chairman)
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Jorge Benitez

Retired Chief Executive, North America

Mr. Benitez has served as a director of the Company since January 2015. Mr. Benitez retired from Accenture plc in September 2014 after more than 33 years of service, the last three years of which Mr. Benitez served as Chief Executive Officer of North America, where he had primary responsibility for Accenture’s business and operations in North America.

  • Technology and Operations (Chairman)
  • Governance
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Richard A. Kassar

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Kassar has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Mr. Kassar is the Chief Financial Officer of Freshpet Company, a NASDAQ company [FRPT] since July 2014 and is currently a principal of Go7Brands, LLC, a brand management company, where he also serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

  • Audit
  • Compensation
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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John L. Manley

Retired Partner

Mr. Manley has served as a director of the Company since October 2010. Mr. Manley retired from Deloitte & Touche LLP in 2009 after more than 27 years as a partner, the last three years of which Mr. Manley was Managing Partner of Deloitte’s Northeast Region Audit and Enterprise Risk Services Practice.

  • Audit (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Stephen J. Gold

Former Chief Information Officer, Executive Vice President Technology and Operations Innovation - CVS Health Corp.

Mr. Gold has more than 30 years of information systems management experience. Mr. Gold previously served as Executive Vice President Technology and Operations Innovation, Chief Information Officer for CVS Health Corporation (“CVS”) from July 2012 to December 2017, where he was ...

  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Nominating Subcommittee

Chairman

Ken Bakshi

Managing Partner

Trishul Capital Group

Mr. Bakshi has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Since June 2003, Mr. Bakshi has also been managing partner of Trishul Capital Group LLC and Trishul Advisory Group LLC, two privately owned equity investment and consulting companies. From July 2013 to June 2015, Mr. Bakshi served as Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Amala Inc., a skin care products company.

  • Compensation (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
  • Nominating Subcommittee (Chairman)
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Technology and Operations Committee

Chairman

Jorge Benitez

Retired Chief Executive, North America

Accenture plc

Mr. Benitez has served as a director of the Company since January 2015. Mr. Benitez retired from Accenture plc in September 2014 after more than 33 years of service, the last three years of which Mr. Benitez served as Chief Executive Officer of North America, where he had primary responsibility for Accenture’s business and operations in North America.

  • Technology and Operations (Chairman)
  • Governance
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Ken Bakshi

Managing Partner

Mr. Bakshi has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Since June 2003, Mr. Bakshi has also been managing partner of Trishul Capital Group LLC and Trishul Advisory Group LLC, two privately owned equity investment and consulting companies. From July 2013 to June 2015, Mr. Bakshi served as Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Amala Inc., a skin care products company.

  • Compensation (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
  • Nominating Subcommittee (Chairman)
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Richard A. Kassar

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Kassar has served as a director of the Company since 2002. Mr. Kassar is the Chief Financial Officer of Freshpet Company, a NASDAQ company [FRPT] since July 2014 and is currently a principal of Go7Brands, LLC, a brand management company, where he also serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

  • Audit
  • Compensation
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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John L. Manley

Retired Partner

Mr. Manley has served as a director of the Company since October 2010. Mr. Manley retired from Deloitte & Touche LLP in 2009 after more than 27 years as a partner, the last three years of which Mr. Manley was Managing Partner of Deloitte’s Northeast Region Audit and Enterprise Risk Services Practice.

  • Audit (Chairman)
  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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Stephen J. Gold

Former Chief Information Officer, Executive Vice President Technology and Operations Innovation - CVS Health Corp.

Mr. Gold has more than 30 years of information systems management experience. Mr. Gold previously served as Executive Vice President Technology and Operations Innovation, Chief Information Officer for CVS Health Corporation (“CVS”) from July 2012 to December 2017, where he was ...

  • Governance
  • Technology and Operations
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