Erik Gershwind - MSC Industrial Insider

MSM -- USA Stock  

USD 80.65  0.84  1.03%

Mr. Erik Gershwind is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc. from October 2009 to October 2011, Mr. Gershwind was appointed our President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2013. From October 2009 to October 2011, Mr. Gershwind served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and from October 2011 to January 2013, he served as our President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Gershwind was elected by the Board to serve as a director in October 2010. Previously, Mr. Gershwind served as our Senior Vice President, Product Management and Marketing from December 2005 and our Vice President of Product Management from April 2005. From August 2004 to April 2005, Mr. Gershwind served as Vice President of MRO and Inventory Management. Mr. Gershwind has held various positions of increasing responsibility in Product, eCommerce and Marketing. Mr. Gershwind joined the company in 1996 as manager of our acquisition integration initiative.
Age: 45  CEO Since 2013      

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Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 12.58 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $12.58 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 24.18 % implying that it generated $24.18 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 535.52 M in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 38.2 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. MSC Industrial Direct Co has Current Ratio of 2.07 demonstrating that it is liquid and is capable to disburse its financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes various ranges of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations products primarily in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Melville, New York. MSC Industrial operates under Industrial Distribution classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 6500 people.MSC Industrial Direct Co (MSM) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in New York U.S.A and employs 6,500 people. MSC Industrial is listed under Wholesale category by Fama And French industry classification.

MSC Industrial Direct Leadership Team

Kari Heerdt, Chief People Officer and Sr. VP
Denis Kelly, Independent Director
Steven Armstrong, Senior Vice President General Counsel, Secretary
Gregory Polli, Senior Vice President Product Management
Philip Peller, Lead Director, Chairman of Audit Committee, Member of Compensation Committee and Member of Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Erik Gershwind, CEO and President and Director
Steven Paladino, Non-Executive Independent Director
Michael Kaufmann, Non-Executive Independent Director
Mitchell Jacobson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Charles Bonomo, Senior Vice President CIO
Roger Fradin, Director, Member of Audit Committee, Member of Compensation Committee and Member of Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Steven Baruch, Senior Vice President Strategy & Marketing
Rustom Jilla, CFO, Executive Vice President
Jonathan Byrnes, Director, Member of Audit Committee, Member of Compensation Committee and Member of Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
David Sandler, Executive Vice Chairman
Christopher Davanzo, Vice President - Finance, Corporate Controller
Louise Goeser, Independent Director
John Chironna, Vice President - Investor Relations, Treasurer
David Wright, Senior Vice President Sales
Douglas Jones, Chief Supply Chain Officer and Executive VP

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