Board of Directors

Biography PhotoHatim A. Tyabji
Chairman of the Board, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Retired Executive Chairman, Bytemobile, Inc.

Hatim A. Tyabji
Chairman of the Board, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Retired Executive Chairman, Bytemobile, Inc.

Director Since April 1998


Background: Executive chairman of Bytemobile, Inc., a wireless Internet infrastructure provider (2001-2012); Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Saraide, Inc., a provider of Internet and wireless data services (1998-2000); Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of VeriFone, Inc., a global transaction automation enterprise (1986-1998).

What he brings to the Board: With a decades-long record of founding, leading or revitalizing technology companies, Mr. Tyabji epitomizes Best Buy’s c... 

Biography PhotoBradbury H. Anderson
Former CEO, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Bradbury H. Anderson
Former CEO, Best Buy Co., Inc.

Director Since March 2013


Background: Chief Executive Officer of Best Buy Co., Inc. (2002-2009); President and Chief Operating Officer of Best Buy Co., Inc. (1991-2002).

What he brings to the Board: Mr. Anderson provides the perspective of a longtime Best Buy leader and an influential voice who has also shaped other highly regarded service organizations. He was Chief Executive Officer of Best Buy for seven years, having previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer. Having worked at Best Buy for... 

Biography PhotoLisa M. Caputo
EVP of Marketing & Communications, The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Former CEO of Citigroup Women & Co.

Lisa M. Caputo
EVP of Marketing & Communications, The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Former CEO of Citigroup Women & Co.

Director Since January 2009


Background: Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of The Travelers Companies, Inc., a property casualty insurer (2011-present); Managing Director and Senior Banker of the Public Sector Group of the Institutional Clients Group of Citigroup, Inc. (a financial services company (2010-2011); Global Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President of Citigroup, Inc. (2007-2010).

What she brings to the Board: Ms. Caputo’s position as Executive Vic... 
Biography PhotoRussell P. Fradin
President & CEO, SunGard
Russell P. Fradin
President & CEO, SunGard

Director Since April 2013


Background: Chief Executive Officer and President of SunGard, a leading software and technology services company (2011-present); Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AonHewitt, a global provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing solutions (2010-2011); Chief Executive Officer of Hewitt Associates (2006-2010); President and Chief Executive Officer of The BISYS Group, Inc., a provider of outsourcing solutions for the financial services sector (2004-2006).

What he brings to ... 

Biography PhotoKathy J. Higgins Victor
Founder & President, Centera Corporation
Kathy J. Higgins Victor
Founder & President, Centera Corporation

Director Since November 1999


Background: President and Founder of Centera Corporation, an executive development and leadership coaching firm (1994-present); Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Northwest Airlines, Inc., a global commercial airline now merged with Delta Air Lines (1991-1994).

What she brings to the Board: Ms. Higgins Victor, Founder and President of Centera Corporation, an executive development and leadership coaching firm, brings unmatched leadership to Best Buy’s goal of developing ... 
Biography PhotoHubert Joly
President and Chief Executive Officer, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Hubert Joly
President and Chief Executive Officer, Best Buy Co., Inc.

Director Since September 2012


Background: President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Best Buy Co., Inc. (2012-present); President and Chief Executive Officer of Carlson, Inc., a worldwide hospitality and travel company (2008-2012); President and Chief Executive Officer of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a business travel management company (2004-2008); senior executive positions with Vivendi Universal, a global media and telecommunications company (1999-2004).

What he brings to the Board: Mr. Joly has a strong ... 

Biography PhotoDavid W. Kenny
Chairman & CEO, The Weather Company
David W. Kenny
Chairman & CEO, The Weather Company

Director Since September 2013


Background: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Weather Company, a leading provider of weather forecasts and information (2012-present); President of Akamai, a leading cloud platform technology company (2011-2012); Managing Partner of VivaKi, a provider of integrated strategy, technology and marketing solutions for internet-based ecommerce companies (2006-2010); Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Digitas, Inc., which was later merged with VivaKi (1997-2006).

What he brings... 

Biography PhotoSanjay Khosla
Retired EVP & President, Kraft International Commercial
Sanjay Khosla
Retired EVP & President, Kraft International Commercial

Director Since October 2008


Background: Senior Fellow at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University (2013-present); Senior Advisor to Boston Consulting Group, a global management consulting firm advising on business strategy (2013-present); President of Developing Markets of Mondelcz International, a global snacking and food brands company formerly of Kraft Foods, Inc. (2012-2013); Executive Vice President and President of Developing Markets at Kraft Foods, Inc., an international food and beverage company (2007-... 
Biography PhotoAllen U. Lenzmeier
Former Vice Chairman & COO, Best Buy Co., Inc
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Allen U. Lenzmeier
Former Vice Chairman & COO, Best Buy Co., Inc

Director Since March 2013


Background: Vice-Chairman of Best Buy Co., Inc. (2004-2009); President and Chief Operating Officer of Best Buy Co., Inc. (2002-2004); President of Retail Stores of Best Buy Co., Inc. (2001-2002); Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Best Buy Co., Inc. (1991-2001).

What he brings to the Board: Mr. Lenzmeier served Best Buy in various leadership capacities for more than 25 years, including President and Chief Operating Officer and President of Best Buy Retail Store... 
Biography PhotoThomas L Millner
President and Chief Executive Officer, Cabela's, Inc.
Thomas L Millner
President and Chief Executive Officer, Cabela's, Inc.


Background: President and Chief Executive Officer of Cabela’s, Inc., a leading omni-channel retailer of hunting, fishing and camping products (2009-present); President and Chief Executive Officer of Freedom Group, Inc. and its successor company, Remington Arms Company, Inc., a firearms and ammunition manufacturer (1999-2009).

What he brings to the Board: As the President and Chief Executive Officer of Cabela’s, Inc., Mr. Millner is a prominent presence in multi-channel retail. As... 
Biography PhotoGérard Vittecoq
Retired Group President & Executive Member, Caterpillar, Inc.
Gérard Vittecoq
Retired Group President & Executive Member, Caterpillar, Inc.

Director Since September 2008


Background: Group President and Executive Office Member of Catepillar, Inc., a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment (2004-2013); Vice President overseeing Europe-Africa-Middle East Product Development and Operations division of Catepillar, Inc. (2001-2004); Managing Director of Catepillar Belgium S.A. (1997-2001).

What he brings to the Board: Mr. Vittecoq’s global perspective and international business acumen are invaluable as the Company works to transform its busine... 
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