C.H. Robinson (NASDAQ: CHRW) announced today that Andrew Clarke will be departing from his position as Chief Financial Officer effective March 31, 2019. The company has commenced a formal search for Clarke’s successor, reviewing both internal and external candidates.
“Over the last four years, Andy played a key role as part of our executive leadership team as we increased our total revenues by over $3 billion and expanded our global geographic and service line footprint,” said John Wiehoff, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Andy has also built a highly competent Finance organization during his tenure as CFO. On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to thank Andy for his many contributions to C.H. Robinson and wish him continued future success.”
“I appreciate having had the opportunity to work at C.H. Robinson,” said Clarke. “I am proud to have been a member of the team that created significant value for customers, carriers, employees and shareholders, including the return of nearly $2 billion of capital over the last four years, and wish the Company and its employees continued success in the future.”
About C.H. Robinson
At C.H. Robinson, we believe in accelerating global trade to seamlessly deliver the products and goods that drive the world’s economy. Using the strengths of our knowledgeable people, proven processes, and global technology, we help our customers work smarter, not harder. As one of the world’s largest third-party logistics providers (3PL), we provide a broad portfolio of logistics services, fresh produce sourcing and managed services for more than 124,000 customers and 76,000 active contract carriers through our integrated network of offices and over 15,000 employees. In addition, the company, our Foundation and our employees contribute millions of dollars annually to a variety of organizations. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, C.H. Robinson (CHRW) has been publicly traded on the NASDAQ since 1997. For more information, visit http://www.chrobinson.com or view our company video.
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Robert Houghton, Vice President – Investor Relations and Treasury