Chan Galbato - Blue Bird Chairman of the Board

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Fiscal Quarter End: 30th of June 2020  

Mr. Chan W. Galbato serves as Independent Director of the Company. He was director of the Company since February 24, 2015, and was the Chief Executive Officer of Cerberus Operations Advisory Company, LLC since March 2012. He joined COAC as a Senior Operating Executive in 2009. Prior to joining COAC, Mr. Galbato was President and CEO of the Controls Group of businesses for Invensys plc, a global technology company. Prior to his position with Invensys, he served as President of Services and of the commercial distribution arm of companies for The Home Depot President and Chief Executive Officer of Armstrong Floor Products, a division of Armstrong World Industries Chief Executive Officer of Choice Parts, a joint venture startup and President and Chief Executive Officer of Coregis Insurance Company, a GE Capital company. He spent 14 years with General Electric Company, holding several operating and finance leadership positions within their various industrial divisions . Mr. Galbato serves as Chairman of the Board of Avon Products, Inc. and as a director of DynCorporationrationInternational, Electrical Components International, Inc., FirstKey Homes LLC, New Avon, LLC, Staples Solutions B.V. and Steward Health Care, LLC. In addition, Mr. Galbato served as Chairman of the Board of School Bus Holdings from 2009 to June 2016. Mr. Galbato also served as a director of the publicly traded Brady Corporationrationration for seven years, including as Lead Director, and as Chairman of Guilford Mills, Inc., Chairman of North American Bus Industries, Inc., Chairman of YP Holdings, LLC, and director of Tower International. Mr. Galbato holds an M.B.A. degree from the University of Chicago and a B.A. degree in Economics from the State University of New York
Age: 55  Chairman Since 2016      
478 822-2801
Galbato was selected to serve on our board of directors based on his knowledge of School Bus Holdings and his operational experience with large companies.

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Blue Bird Management Efficiency

Blue Bird has return on total asset (ROA) of 6.0E-4 % which means that it generated profit of $6.0E-4 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of (0.2708) % meaning that it created substantial loss on money invested by shareholders. Blue Bird management efficiency ratios could be used to measure of how well the company is managing its routine affairs as well as how well it utilizes its assets and manages liabilities. The current year Return on Average Assets is expected to grow to 0.06, whereas Return on Investment is expected to decline to 62.38. Blue Bird Revenue to Assets are expected to slightly decrease based on the last few years of reporting. The last year's Revenue to Assets were at 3.35. The current year Total Assets Per Share is expected to grow to 29.59, whereas Current Assets are expected to decline to about 140.1 M. As of May 29, 2020, Total Liabilities is expected to decline to about 349.1 M. In addition to that, Current Liabilities is expected to decline to about 130.5 M
The company currently holds 221.13 M in liabilities. Blue Bird has Current Ratio of 1.2 suggesting that it is in a questionable position to pay out its financial obligations when they are due.

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Company Summary

Blue Bird Corporation designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses and related parts in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Macon, Georgia. Blue Bird operates under Auto Manufacturers classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 2300 people.Blue Bird (BLBD) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 3920 Arkwright Road, 2nd Floor, Macon, GA 31210, United States and employs 2,300 people. Blue Bird was previously known as Hennessy Capital Acquisition and was traded on BATS Exchange under the symbol HCACU. Blue Bird is listed under Automobiles and Trucks category by Fama And French industry classification.

Blue Bird Leadership Team

Phillip Tighe, CFO
Connor Wentzell, Director
Paul Yousif, VP of Legal Affairs, Corporate Secretary and Corporate Treasurer
Douglas Grimm, Director
Adam Gray, Director
Philip Horlock, CEO and President and Director
John Kwapis, COO
Mark Terry, Chief Commercial Officer
Dennis Donovan, Director
Thomas Roberts, Chief Administrative Officer
Daniel Hennessy, Vice Chairman of the Board
Kevin Penn, Chairman of the Board
Michael McCurdy, VP of HR and External Affairs
Dev Kapadia, Director
Michael Sand, Director
Chan Galbato, Chairman of the Board
Gurminder Bedi, Director
Dale Wendell, Chief Commercial Officer
Alan Schumacher, Independent Director

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