Earl J.  Hesterberg net worth and biography

Earl Hesterberg Biography and Net Worth

Earl J. Hesterberg has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director since April 2005. Prior to joining us, Mr. Hesterberg served as Group Vice President, North America Marketing, Sales and Service for Ford Motor Company, a global manufacturer and distributor of cars, trucks and automotive parts, since October 2004. From July 1999 to September 2004, he served as Vice President, Marketing, Sales and Service for Ford of Europe, and from 1999 until 2005, he served on the supervisory board of Ford Werke AG. Mr. Hesterberg has also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Gulf States Toyota, an independent regional distributor of new Toyota vehicles, parts and accessories. He has also held various senior sales, marketing, general management, and parts and service positions with Nissan Motor Corporation in U.S.A. and Nissan Europe, both of which are wholly owned by Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., a global provider of automotive products and services. Mr. Hesterberg serves on the Board of Directors of Stage Stores, Inc., a national retail clothing chain with over 800 stores located in 42 states where he is a member of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and Chairman of the Compensation Committee. He is a past member of the Board of Trustees of Davidson College. Mr. Hesterberg also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Houston Partnership, where he serves on the Executive Committee and is Chairman of the Business Issues Committee. Mr. Hesterberg received his B.A. in Psychology at Davidson College and his M.B.A. from Xavier University in 1978.

What is Earl J. Hesterberg's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Earl J. Hesterberg is at least $23.47 million as of November 17th, 2022. Mr. Hesterberg owns 76,079 shares of Group 1 Automotive stock worth more than $23,465,807 as of June 20th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Hesterberg may own. Learn More about Earl J. Hesterberg's net worth.

How do I contact Earl J. Hesterberg?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Hesterberg and other Group 1 Automotive executives is 800 GESSNER SUITE 500, HOUSTON TX, 77024. Group 1 Automotive can also be reached via phone at (713) 647-5700 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Earl J. Hesterberg's contact information.

Has Earl J. Hesterberg been buying or selling shares of Group 1 Automotive?

Earl J. Hesterberg has not been actively trading shares of Group 1 Automotive within the last three months. Most recently, Earl J. Hesterberg sold 13,925 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $189.14, for a transaction totalling $2,633,774.50. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 76,079 shares of the company's stock, valued at $14,389,582.06. Learn More on Earl J. Hesterberg's trading history.

Who are Group 1 Automotive's active insiders?

Group 1 Automotive's insider roster includes Darryl Burman (VP), Peter DeLongchamps (VP), Frank Grese, Jr. (SVP), Earl Hesterberg (CEO), Michael Jones (VP), Daryl Kenningham (CEO), Daniel Mchenry (CFO), Edward McKissic (VP), and Lincoln Pereira (Director). Learn More on Group 1 Automotive's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Group 1 Automotive?

During the last year, insiders at the sold shares 7 times. They sold a total of 26,616 shares worth more than $6,991,685.61. The most recent insider tranaction occured on June, 3rd when VP Edward Mckissic sold 170 shares worth more than $54,216.40. Insiders at Group 1 Automotive own 1.7% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Group 1 Automotive.

Information on this page was last updated on 6/3/2024.

Earl J. Hesterberg Insider Trading History at Group 1 Automotive

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/17/2022Sell13,925$189.14$2,633,774.5076,079View SEC Filing Icon  
10/27/2022Sell30,000$173.74$5,212,200.008,974View SEC Filing Icon  
3/21/2022Sell3,294$197.21$649,609.74View SEC Filing Icon  
11/19/2021Sell13,000$189.30$2,460,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/10/2021Sell20,000$169.33$3,386,600.00125,052View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2020Sell2,151$131.57$283,007.07View SEC Filing Icon  
2/21/2020Sell5,000$106.71$533,550.00145,575View SEC Filing Icon  
10/30/2019Sell9,569$102.14$977,377.66130,129View SEC Filing Icon  
1/17/2018Sell28,519$80.06$2,283,231.14108,440View SEC Filing Icon  
1/11/2018Sell40,000$79.39$3,175,600.00108,440View SEC Filing Icon  
1/8/2018Sell20,000$77.71$1,554,200.00108,440View SEC Filing Icon  
1/5/2018Sell27,739$74.56$2,068,219.84134,065View SEC Filing Icon  
1/2/2018Sell4,000$72.15$288,600.00139,065View SEC Filing Icon  
12/29/2017Sell2,000$72.38$144,760.00139,065View SEC Filing Icon  
12/27/2017Sell19,500$74.69$1,456,455.00156,316View SEC Filing Icon  
12/22/2017Sell10,640$74.44$792,041.60165,010View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2016Sell10,000$59.97$599,700.00165,251View SEC Filing Icon  
11/3/2014Sell10,000$84.74$847,400.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Earl J. Hesterberg Buying and Selling Activity at Group 1 Automotive

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Group 1 Automotive Company Overview

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Group 1 Automotive, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the automotive retail industry in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company sells new and used cars, light trucks, and vehicle parts, as well as service and insurance contracts; arranges related vehicle financing; and offers automotive maintenance and repair services. Group 1 Automotive, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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