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mentor picture Alfred J. Verrecchia
 
Alfred J. Verrecchia
Chairman of the Board
Hasbro, Inc
Al Verrecchia, Hasbro’s Chairman of the Board, has held several senior executive positions over the years at Hasbro, Inc. including President and Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial... Al Verrecchia, Hasbro’s Chairman of the Board, has held several senior executive positions over the years at Hasbro, Inc. including President and Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer; President, Hasbro Manufacturing Services; and Executive Vice President, Global Operations, among other key roles.

Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Mr. Verrecchia joined Hasbro in 1965 as a junior accountant. He received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from University of Rhode Island. Mr. Verrecchia also received an Honorary Doctor of Business Administration from Johnson & Wales University in 1991 and an Honorary Doctor of Laws from URI in 2004.

He has been appointed as Vice Chair of the Toy Industry Association. He also serves on the board of FM Global, the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurance company focusing on risk management and specializing in engineering-driven property and is a Director on the Board of CVS Corporation, America’s largest retail pharmacy. (taken from http://www.uri.edu/iep/colloquia/2006/AlfredVerrecchia.htm)

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