Philip K. Brewer

President & Chief Executive Officer

Philip K. Brewer was appointed President, Chief Executive Officer, and a member of the board of directors in October 2011. He has more than 20 years of leadership experience at Textainer having served in numerous management roles. From 2006 to 2011, he was an Executive Vice President managing the company’s capital structure as well as overseeing both the risk management and resale divisions. From 1999-2005, he was Senior Vice President of the asset management group and before that served as Senior Vice President of the capital markets group.

Prior to joining Textainer in 1996, Phil worked in the financial services sector most recently as the Managing Director and President of the Indonesian subsidiary of Bankers Trust. He also held positions at investment banking firms Jardine Fleming and Drexel Burnham Lambert, as well as an advisor role with the United States Agency for International Development in Indonesia.

Phil holds a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Colgate University and an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia University.

Hilliard C. Terry, III

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Hilliard C. Terry, III is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer overseeing multiple corporate functions including controller, treasury, investor relations, risk management, and FP&A. Prior to joining Textainer in 2012, he served as Vice President and Treasurer at Agilent Technologies, Inc. He was previously the head of investor relations during Agilent’s IPO in 1999 and subsequent spin-off from Hewlett-Packard in 2000. He also worked in investor relations at Verifone and Kenetech Corporation and started his career at investment banking firm Goldman, Sachs & Co.

He currently serves on the board of directors of Umpqua Holdings Corporation and its principal subsidiary, Umpqua Bank. Hilliard is also a member of the board of trustees of the Oakland Museum of California.

He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Golden Gate University.

Olivier Ghesquiere

Executive Vice President – Leasing

Olivier Ghesquiere joined Textainer in 2016 and serves as Executive Vice President of Leasing. He brings over 25 years of international experience in the asset management business. In his current role, he manages the marketing, sales, and operations divisions worldwide.

From 2013-2015, Olivier led Ermewa Group as Chief Executive Officer. Prior to that, he worked as the Chief Operating Officer, growing Ermewa’s railcar and locomotive fleet to be the second largest in Europe. From 2003-2008, he was Managing Director at Eurotainer Worldwide where he helped establish their reputation as a leader in specialized tank container leasing. Before that, Olivier held various management positions in Singapore, Belgium, and France for the Brambles Group, an Australian listed company involved in industrial services. He started his career with Homma Kinzoku, a computer controlled machine tool maker in Osaka, Japan.

Olivier served as a Vice Chairman and Chairman of the International Tank Container Organization (ITCO) Leasing Committee. He holds a Masters in Applied Economics from the University of Louvain.

Michael Chan

Vice President, Finance

Alvin Chong

Global Vice President – Resale

Gregory Coan

Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Daniel Cohen

Vice President, General Counsel

Joaquim "Jack" Figueira

Vice President, Operations and Acquisitions

Michael Harvey

Vice President

Adam Hopkin


Vincent Mak

Regional Vice President – South Asia

Seline Miller

Vice President, Corporate Controller

Masanori Sagara

Regional Vice President – North Asia

Michael Samsel

Regional Vice President – Europe

John Simmons

Vice President – Refrigerated Containers and Americas

Deanna Robinson

Global Human Resources Director