WEX has announced that George Hogan has been appointed as Senior Vice President, International. Before joining WEX in 2007 he was an employee of Visa. At WEX George served as chief information officer and senior vice president.
“George has proven to be a key contributor to the WEX executive leadership team since he joined us seven years ago,” said Melissa D. Smith, president and chief executive officer of WEX Inc. “His new role leverages his vast knowledge of our company, marketplace and customers on a larger scale. His proven track record gives us confidence in his ability to continue our progress on our strategy to expand our global footprint.”
David Maxsimic has decided to step down as president, international as of June 1.
“David has been instrumental in establishing WEX as a leader in the space. We have benefited from his knowledge and leadership during his tenure. On behalf of the Board of Directors and WEX employees, I want to thank him for his contributions, and wish him well in all his future endeavours.” Added Smith.
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