Neil  Russell net worth and biography

Neil Russell Biography and Net Worth

CAO of Sysco

Neil Russell is Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) at Sysco. He previously served as Interim Chief Financial Officer and as Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Chief Communications Officer. As CAO, he is responsible for Sysco’s overall strategy and portfolio governance. He is also accountable for Sysco’s Communications, Sustainability, Government Relations and Investor Relations functions. 

Neil began his Sysco career in 2007 as Vice President, Investor Relations, successfully managing relationships with equity markets and expanding Sysco’s shareholder base. In 2014, he served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs at International Paper (Veritiv), where he led the company’s Investor Relations, Communications, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Government Relations functions. He rejoined Sysco in 2015 as Vice President, Investor Relations, and while in that role, took on the additional responsibility for Sysco’s Corporate Communications and CSR teams as well as the role of Treasurer. He was later promoted to Senior Vice President of Corporate and Chief Communications Officer. He served as Interim CFO from December of 2022 through April of 2023. 

Prior to Sysco, Neil held roles in Strategic Planning, Revenue Management and Financial Auditing at America West Airlines, and Investor Relations, Financial Planning & Analysis, Mergers & Acquisitions and Strategic Planning at Delta Air Lines.

Neil is Secretary of the Board of Kids’ Meals in Houston, a non-profit that delivers free meals to fight hunger in pre-school aged children. He is also on the Strategic Advisory Board of the March of Dimes and has been a volunteer teacher with Junior Achievement for the past 12 years. He was appointed by the White House Administration to be on the Wilson Center Advisory Board, reporting to Congress, assisting with food security and supply chain complexities around the world.

What is Neil Russell's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Neil Russell is at least $1.75 million as of March 6th, 2024. Mr. Russell owns 24,082 shares of Sysco stock worth more than $1,750,280 as of June 19th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Russell may own. Additionally, Mr. Russell receives an annual salary of $1,090,000.00 as CAO at Sysco. Learn More about Neil Russell's net worth.

How old is Neil Russell?

Mr. Russell is currently 53 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Sysco. The oldest executive at Sysco is Mr. Greg D. Bertrand, Executive VP & Global Chief Operating Officer, who is 60 years old. Learn More on Neil Russell's age.

What is Neil Russell's salary?

As the CAO of Sysco Co., Mr. Russell earns $1,090,000.00 per year. There are 3 executives that earn more than Mr. Russell. The highest earning executive at Sysco is Mr. Kevin P. Hourican, President, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $3,270,000.00 per year. Learn More on Neil Russell's salary.

How do I contact Neil Russell?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Russell and other Sysco executives is 1390 ENCLAVE PKWY, HOUSTON TX, 77077. Sysco can also be reached via phone at (281) 584-1390 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Neil Russell's contact information.

Has Neil Russell been buying or selling shares of Sysco?

Neil Russell has not been actively trading shares of Sysco in the last ninety days. Most recently, Neil Russell sold 1,722 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $80.00, for a transaction totalling $137,760.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief accounting officer now directly owns 24,082 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,926,560. Learn More on Neil Russell's trading history.

Who are Sysco's active insiders?

Sysco's insider roster includes Aaron Alt (CFO), Greg Bertrand (EVP), William Delaney, III (CEO), Joshua Frank (Director), Joel Grade (CFO), Kevin Hourican (CEO), James Jasper (SVP), Nancy Newcomb (Director), Nelson Peltz (Director), Cathy Robinson (EVP), Neil Russell (CAO), Sheila Talton (Director), Brian Todd (SVP), and Anita Zielinski (CAO). Learn More on Sysco's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Sysco?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the sold shares 3 times. They sold a total of 4,141 shares worth more than $310,935.72. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 6th when CAO Neil Russell sold 1,722 shares worth more than $137,760.00. Insiders at Sysco own 0.6% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Sysco.

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

Neil Russell Insider Trading History at Sysco

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/6/2024Sell1,722$80.00$137,760.0024,082View SEC Filing Icon  
9/1/2023Sell219$69.88$15,303.7225,154View SEC Filing Icon  
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Sysco Company Overview

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Sysco Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the marketing and distribution of various food and related products to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and internationally. It operates through U.S. Foodservice Operations, International Foodservice Operations, SYGMA, and Other segments. The company distributes frozen food, such as meat, seafood, fully prepared entrées, fruits, vegetables, and desserts; canned and dry food products; fresh meat and seafood products; dairy products; beverages; imported specialties; and fresh produce products. It also supplies various non-food items, including paper products comprising disposable napkins, plates, and cups; tableware consisting of glassware and silverware; cookware, such as pots, pans, and utensils; restaurant and kitchen equipment and supplies; and cleaning supplies. The company serves restaurants, hospitals and nursing facilities, schools and colleges, hotels and motels, industrial caterers, and other foodservice venues. Sysco Corporation was incorporated in 1969 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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