Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE: TRN) (“Trinity”) today announced the addition of Jason G. Anderson to its board of directors and the resignation of Brandon B. Boze from the board, both effective as of today. Like Mr. Boze, Mr. Anderson is a member of the ValueAct Capital investment team. Mr. Anderson will also be a member of the Finance and Risk Committee and the Human Resources Committee.
“We are delighted to welcome Jason Anderson to the Trinity Board of Directors,” said Leldon E. Echols, Non-Executive Chairman of the Trinity Board of Directors. “His experience in finance, strategy and mergers and acquisitions will be a huge asset to Trinity. We also thank Brandon for his years of service and the guidance he provided to Trinity during his tenure as Director. ”
Upon leaving, Mr. Boze, Partner and President of ValueAct Capital, said: “It has been a privilege to serve on the Board of Trinity. I would like to thank the company and its leaders for their partnership over the years. ValueAct is delighted that Jason will become a Director, where we are confident he will make a significant contribution to Trinity’s continued success.
Mr. Anderson is Vice President of ValueAct Capital, a private equity firm and the largest shareholder of Trinity. Prior to joining ValueAct Capital in 2016, Mr. Anderson was Senior Associate at GTCR LLC, a private equity firm specializing in leveraged buyouts, leveraged buyouts, growth capital and rollup transactions. Prior to joining GTCR LLC in 2013, he worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in its leveraged finance group.
Mr. Anderson received his BA in Mathematics and Economics from Vanderbilt University.
About Trinity Industries
Trinity Industries, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, owns companies that are the leading providers of rail transportation products and services in North America. Our rail-related companies market their railcar products and services under the trade name TrinityRail®. The TrinityRail platform provides railcar rental and management services, as well as railcar manufacturing, maintenance and modifications. Trinity also has businesses engaged in the manufacture of products used on the country’s roads and in traffic control. Trinity reports its financial results in three main lines of business: the Car Rental and Management Services group, the Railroad Products group and the All Others group. For more information visit: www.trin.net.