Robert M. Dutkowsky

Director since: 2018

Executive Chairman, Tech Data, an American multinational distribution company specializing in IT products and services, since 2018. As executive chairman, Mr. Dutkowsky is not involved in the day to day operation of Tech Data and he is not a named executive officer of the company. The shareholders of Tech Data have approved the sale of the company to a private equity firm, which is expected to close in the first half of 2020. At that point, Mr. Dutkowsky will no longer be executive chairman. Mr. Dutkowsky previously served as CEO of Tech Data for over a decade. Mr. Dutkowsky serves on the Board of United Way Suncoast and the Moffitt Research Committee, as well as the advisory board of the University of South Florida Business School. (Also a director of US Foods and Raymond James Financial).

Mr. Dutkowsky, age 66, has broad global business, industry and operational experiences, as Mr. Dutkowsky is skilled at viewing the technology industry from a variety of perspectives. The experiences and skills Mr. Dutkowsky developed as a senior executive at one of the leading technology companies in the world and as the Chair and CEO of other technology and software businesses allow Mr. Dutkowsky to provide value related to finance, management, operations and risk.