Advance Auto Parts Elects John F. Ferraro to Its Board of Directors
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), the largest automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serving both do-it-yourself and professional installer customers, today announced that John F. Ferraro, who currently serves as Global Chief Operating Officer of Ernst & Young (EY), has been elected to Advance's Board of Directors. Mr. Ferraro's appointment will be effective on February 10, 2015, subsequent to his retirement from EY.
"We are delighted to welcome John to our Board of Directors," said John Brouillard, Chair of the Board for Advance Auto Parts. "His experience and leadership align well with Advance's strategic direction and goals. We look forward to his contributions to our Board and to Advance Auto Parts."
Mr. Ferraro joined EY in 1976 and has been a partner for 26 years, holding various positions of senior responsibility including Global Vice Chair Audit. In addition, Mr. Ferraro has served as a member of EY's Global Executive board for more than 10 years.
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