US Foods appoints Board member David Tehle as new Board Chair

– USA, IL –  US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD), one of the largest foodservice distributors in the United States, today announced the appointment of current Board member David Tehle as Board Chair effective immediately, succeeding Bob Dutkowsky who unexpectedly passed away today.

Dutkowsky joined the US Foods Board in January 2017 and served as Board Chair for the company since February 2022, including Executive Chairman from May 2022 to January 2023. He was the former Executive Chairman of Tech Data Corporation from 2018 to 2020 and served as its CEO from 2006 to 2018.

About David Tehle

David Tehle has served as a director of US Foods since July 2016 and most recently as Chair of the Audit Committee and as a member of the Compensation and Human Capital Committee. Tehle was EVP and CFO of Dollar General Corporation from 2004 to 2015. Before Dollar General, he was CFO of Haggar Corporation from 1997 to 2004 and held finance positions at several companies, including Ryder System, Inc. and Texas Instruments Incorporated. He currently serves on the board of directors of National Vision Holdings, Inc., and previously served on the boards of directors of Jack in the Box, Inc. and Genesco, Inc.

David Tehle has extensive knowledge of financial reporting, internal controls and procedures, and risk management. He brings significant public company experience and human capital management experience to the US Foods Board, in addition to significant experience as a public company CFO.

David Tehle holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.

About US Foods

With a promise to help its customers Make It, US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 250,000 restaurants and foodservice operators to help their businesses succeed. With more than 70 broad-line locations and approximately 90 cash and carry stores, US Foods and its 30,000 associates provide its customers with a broad and innovative food offering and a comprehensive suite of e-commerce, technology, and business solutions. US Foods is headquartered in Rosemont, Ill.


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