Company Announces the Appointment of Alexey Gavrilenya to Group President of the North America Fuel Card Business
PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2019-- FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global business payments company, today announced that Alexey Gavrilenya, the Company’s head of the Europe Fuel Card business, has been named group president of its North America Fuel Card business.
“We are delighted to welcome Alexey to Atlanta, and into the role heading our North America fuel card businesses,” said Ron Clarke, chairman and chief executive officer, FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. “Alexey brings years of relevant operating experience successfully running a number of our European fuel card businesses. In addition, Alexey has six outstanding line of business leaders, who are currently managing our various market focused fuel card businesses, reporting into him.”
Mr. Gavrilenya joined FLEETCOR in 2009, as vice president finance & business development for its Russia fuel card businesses. Mr. Gavrilenya progressed to become the president of FLEETCOR’s Russia fuel businesses and most recently held the group president position for the Company’s Europe fuel card businesses. During this time, Mr. Gavrilenya significantly increased sales, revenue, and partner distribution channels, and drove digital transformation efforts.
David Krantz, the former group president of the North America fuel card business has decided to embark on a career of private company investing, as opposed to day-to-day operating roles. “I have enjoyed my time at FLEETCOR,” said Mr. Krantz. “I have had the opportunity to work with a truly talented team. I wish FLEETCOR and the team all the best.”
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FLEETCOR Technologies (NYSE: FLT) is a leading global business payments company that simplifies the way businesses manage and pay their expenses. The FLEETCOR portfolio of brands help companies automate, secure, digitize and control payments on behalf of, their employees and suppliers. FLEETCOR serves businesses, partners and merchants in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.FLEETCOR.com.
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