Jim Gattoni named to succeed Henry Gerkens as Landstar CEO
The announcement was made this week by the company’s board of directors, which said that Henry Gerkens, who currently serves as chairman of the board and CEO, will continue to serve as executive chairman of the board through the company’s annual shareholder meeting scheduled for May 2015, pursuant to Gerkens’ existing letter agreement with the company.
Jim Gattoni serves as President and Chief Financial Officer for Landstar, a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions. In this capacity, Mr. Gattoni is responsible for overseeing the sales, operational, financial and administrative operations of Landstar and its subsidiaries.
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