ARTHUR B. WINKLEBLACK
Arthur B. Winkleblack
Director

Mr. Winkleblack has been a director of the Company since May 2016.

 

Mr. Winkleblack provides financial, strategic planning and capital markets consulting services for Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, a global leader in asset management and disposition and the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, where he has served as Senior Advisor to the CEO since June 2014.  In June 2013, he retired from H. J. Heinz Company, a global packaged food manufacturer, where he had been employed as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2002.  Prior to his tenure with Heinz, from 1999 to 2001, Mr. Winkleblack worked at Indigo Capital as Acting Chief Operating Officer of Perform.com and Chief Executive Officer of Freeride.com.  He also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of C. Dean Metropoulos Group from 1998 to 1999, as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Six Flags Entertainment Corporation from 1996 to 1998 and as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Commercial Avionics Systems, a division of AlliedSignal, Inc., from 1994 to 1996.  Previously, he held various finance, strategy and business planning roles at PepsiCo, Inc. from 1982 to 1994.

 

Mr. Winkleblack has served as a director of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. since January 2008 and Performance Food Group Company since March 2015.  He previously served as a director of RTI International Metals, Inc. from December 2013 until the company was acquired by Alcoa Corporation in July 2015.