Management

Management

  • Matt Sheehan
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Matt Sheehan

    Mr. Sheehan has served as Primo Water Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer since May 2017 and as a director since October 2016. From June 2013 until May 2017, Mr. Sheehan served as our President and Chief Operating Officer, and he served as Chief Operating Officer from December 2012 until June 2013. He leverages his vast financial, managerial, and leadership experience in the bottled water industry.

    Prior to joining our Company he held the following positions in Sales and Business Development at Redbox (a leading retailer specializing in movie and video game rental services via automated retail kiosks): Vice President, Strategic Venture Advisor in 2011; Vice President, Sales and Business Development from 2006 to 2011; and Director of Business Development from 2005 to 2006. Prior to Redbox, Mr. Sheehan served as the Sales Director, Transportation Solutions at Manhattan Associates, a provider of supply chain software for retail, distribution, transportation, and manufacturing industries. Mr. Sheehan began his career with Streamline.com, a home grocery delivery business, in Supply Chain and Logistics as well as Business Services. Mr. Sheehan is Chairman-elect of the Alumni Advisory Board of the MBA program at Pennsylvania State University (“Penn State”). Mr. Sheehan earned a bachelor’s degree in communications and business management from Bentley University and a MBA from the Penn State College of Business.

    Mr. Sheehan’s extensive financial, managerial and leadership experience and knowledge of the bottled water industry and Primo’s operations position him well for service on the Board of Directors.

    • David Mills
      Chief Financial Officer
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      Mr. Mills has served as Primo Water Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer since January 2018. From July 2011 to December 2017, Mr. Mills served as the Vice President of Finance and Treasurer, and served as the Controller from November 2009 until June 2011. Mr. Mills is responsible for providing strategic financial leadership for the Company and plays a critical role in ensuring the Company’s strategy creates shareholder value. Mr. Mills is responsible for investor relations, corporate finance, treasury, financial reporting and risk management.

      Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Mills held the positions of Treasurer and Controller for InterAct Public Safety Systems (a private software company) and Director of Accounting and Financial Reporting at Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation, where he oversaw all SEC financial reporting and reporting for its domestic and foreign joint ventures. Mr. Mills began his career with 11 years at EY, where he last served as a Senior Manager in assurance and advisory services.

      Mr. Mills earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Virginia Tech and is a CPA.

      • David Hass
        Chief Strategy Officer
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        Mr. Hass has served as Primo Water Corporation’s Chief Strategy Officer since May 2017. From January 2013 until May 2017, Mr. Hass served as the Company’s Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Financial Planning & Analysis, as well as General Manager of Canada and Direct Operations and served as the Director of Financial Planning & Analysis from June 2011 until December 2012. Mr. Hass leverages his experience in finance to lead the team responsible for Primo’s core strategy, mergers and acquisitions, financial analyses, and strategic ventures.

        Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Hass served as Vice President in Consumer Investment Banking for Stifel Nicolaus Weisel and as an Associate in Consumer Investment Banking at Thomas Weisel Partners. Mr. Hass began his career with Accenture.

        Mr. Hass earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Northern Illinois University and a MBA in finance from Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business.