Triton International Nominates Terri A. Pizzuto to Board of Directors
HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 15, 2023--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 15, 2023 - Triton International Limited (NYSE:TRTN) today announced that Terri A. Pizzuto has been nominated to join its Board of Directors. Ms. Pizzuto will be included as a nominee in Triton’s 2023 proxy statement and, if elected by shareholders, will join the Board as an independent director after the Company’s Annual General Meeting on April 27.
Ms. Pizzuto brings nearly four decades of executive financial experience, most recently serving as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Hub Group, Inc., a publicly traded supply chain solutions provider that offers multi-modal transportation services throughout North America. Prior to her career at Hub Group, Ms. Pizzuto spent 22 years at Arthur Andersen, LLP, including as an Audit Partner. She also serves on the board of directors of The Shyft Group, Inc., a North American leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing, assembly, and upfit for the commercial, retail, and service specialty vehicle markets. Ms. Pizzuto received a B.S. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
"We are excited about our plans to add Terri Pizzuto to Triton’s Board of Directors," said Brian M. Sondey, Chairman and CEO of Triton. "Terri has extensive experience in finance and operations, and deep knowledge of the transportation and logistics industry. We look forward to Terri’s perspectives and insights as we continue to drive continued value creation and position Triton for the future."
The nomination of Ms. Pizzuto reflects Triton’s ongoing approach to Board refreshment and succession planning. Over the past several years, Triton has meaningfully advanced the diversity of the Board by recruiting new directors with exceptional qualifications and experiences who reflect diverse backgrounds and perspectives. Triton’s 10 current Board members will all stand for re-election at the 2023 Annual General Meeting. Of the 11 candidates standing for election, which will include Ms. Pizzuto, nine are independent, and the slate of director nominees will include three women, two of whom identify as ethnically diverse. If elected, Ms. Pizzuto would serve on the Audit Committee of the Board.
About Triton International Limited
Triton International Limited is the world’s largest lessor of intermodal freight containers. With a container fleet of over 7 million twenty-foot equivalent units ("TEU"), Triton’s global operations include acquisition, leasing, re-leasing and subsequent sale of multiple types of intermodal containers and chassis.
Important Additional Information and Where You Can Find It
Triton, its directors and certain of its executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the Company’s shareholders in connection with the matters to be considered at Triton’s 2023 annual general meeting of shareholders. Triton intends to file a proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") in connection with such solicitation of proxies from shareholders. Shareholders are strongly encouraged to read the proxy statement and any other relevant documents to be filed with the SEC when available as such documents will contain important information. Shareholders will be able to obtain the proxy statement, when available, and other relevant documents filed by Triton with the SEC for no charge at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov or at www.trtn.com.
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