ROBERT L. BASS
Mr. Bass brings to the board a broad consumer and retail background including significant experience in big box operations and supply chain. He is currently head of global supply chain operations for Best Buy Co., Inc.
Retail and Other Executive Experience
Mr. Bass currently serves as chief supply chain officer for Best Buy Co., Inc., a retailer of technology products, services and solutions in the United States, Canada and Mexico, a position he has held since October 2017. In his current role, Mr. Bass is responsible for full supply chain strategy in Best Buy’s day-to-day operations, including overseeing more than 20 distribution centers fulfilling over 1,000 stores. Mr. Bass joined Best Buy in August 2013 as vice president, supply chain, and was promoted to senior vice president, supply chain in December 2015 prior to serving in his current position.
Other Relevant Experience
From July 2002 to August 2013, Mr. Bass held store operations and supply chain positions at Target Corporation, a general merchandising retailer operating in the United States, including serving as a district manager for stores, a director within store operations and as senior director, supply chain. Prior to that, Mr. Bass spent the first 10 years of his career as a commercial pilot serving in a captain’s leadership role first with Midwest Airlines and later with Sun Country Airlines.