David Maxsimic, Industry Expert and Company Veteran, Serving as
Interim Leader for International Business
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 23, 2012--
Wright Express Corporation (NYSE: WXS) announced today that Gareth
Gumbley, executive vice president of Wright Express International, has
resigned his position effective May 18 to pursue opportunities outside
of the fuel industry that are more aligned with his payments background.
David Maxsimic, currently executive vice president of sales and
marketing for Wright Express in North America, will serve as the interim
leader of the Company’s international operations effective immediately.
Gumbley will remain with the Company in a consultative role for the next
several weeks to create and execute a transition plan.
“We thank Gareth for the work he has done building the international
team and developing a pipeline of business opportunities outside of the
United States. We wish him all the best in his future endeavors,” said
Michael Dubyak, chairman, president and CEO of Wright Express.
Added Dubyak, “Bolstered by his 14 year tenure with Wright Express,
David brings strong industry relationships on both the fleet and
payments sides of the business. This deep expertise will enable him to
drive continued growth and development of our international business, as
an integral part of our long-term strategy.”
About Wright Express
Wright Express (NYSE:WXS) is a leading provider of value-based, business
payment processing and information management solutions. The Company’s
fleet, corporate and prepaid payment solutions provide its more than
350,000 customers with unparalleled security and control across a wide
spectrum of business sectors. The Company’s operations include Wright
Express Financial Services, Pacific Pride, rapid! PayCard, Wright
Express Prepaid Cards Australia, Wright Express Fuel Cards Australia,
and CorporatePay Limited, England. Wright Express and its subsidiaries
employ more than 900 associates in six countries. For more information
about Wright Express, please visit wrightexpress.com.
Source: Wright Express Corporation
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