Hubert Joly President and Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors Best Buy Co., Inc.
Mr. Joly has been a director of the Company since June 2009. He has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Best Buy Co., Inc. (“Best Buy”) since September 2012. Mr. Joly also serves as a member of Best Buy’s board of directors and has been its Chairman since June 2015. Previously, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Carlson from 2008 to 2012, after he joined Carlson in 2004 as President and Chief Executive Officer of Carlson Wagonlit Travel. He also previously served as Executive Vice President, American Assets at Vivendi Universal from 2002 to 2004 and in various other positions at Vivendi Universal since 1999. Mr. Joly is currently a member of the executive committee of the Minnesota Business Partnership and of the Retail Industry Leaders Association, and a member of the board of trustees of the Minneapolis Institute of Art and the Minnesota Orchestra. He previously served on the boards of Carlson, The Rezidor Hotel Group, Carlson Wagonlit Travel and the World Travel and Tourism Council. The Board has determined that Mr. Joly is an audit committee financial expert.