Our Management Team

With decades of Hudson experience, our executives provide with the skills and know-how to succeed in the industry. The leadership team works together with a core set of values to drive culture and purpose in our organization.

  • Roger Fordyce

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    Roger Fordyce

    Chief Executive Officer

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    Roger Fordyce

    Chief Executive Officer

    Roger Fordyce is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Hudson. Prior to his current role, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President of Operations, and Vice President of Operations. He began his career in the field serving as District Manager overseeing operations in LaGuardia, Penn Station and Grand Central Station, which were acquired by Hudson in 1990. Prior to joining the company in 1988, Mr. Fordyce held positions as manager at Dobbs/Aeroplex, WH Smith, and Greenman Bros.

    • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from SUNY Stony Brook  
  • Benjamin Harmstorf

    Benjamin Harmstorf
    Benjamin Harmstorf

    Chief Financial Officer

    Benjamin Harmstorf

    Benjamin Harmstorf

    Chief Financial Officer

    Benjamin Harmstorf has 17 years of finance experience, including 10 years as CFO with international scope in travel retail. Prior to being appointed CFO of Hudson in April 2021, he led Dufry’s finance function in Europe & Africa. Benjamin joined Dufry in 2014 through the acquisition of The Nuance Group and has since played a significant role in post-merger integration and transformation of the Group.  

    • MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Wirtschaftsakademie Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany
  • Brian Quinn

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    Brian Quinn

    Executive Vice President
    Chief Operating Officer

    Brian

    Brian Quinn

    Executive Vice President
    Chief Operating Officer

    Brian Quinn is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Hudson. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic direction and performance of more than 1,000 stores across North America. Previously, Mr. Quinn served as Vice President of Operations from 1992 to 1996, as well as General Manager of Hudson’s LaGuardia Airport operations. Mr. Quinn serves on the Board of Directors of the Airport Restaurant & Retail Association (ARRA).

    Prior to joining Hudson in 1991, Mr. Quinn held positions as Regional Vice President at the Rite-Aid Corporation, Regional Vice President at Faber Coe & Gregg, and General Manager of WH Smith’s New York City operations.

    • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from St. John’s University
  • Hope Remoundos

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    Hope Remoundos

    Executive Vice President
    Chief Marketing Officer

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    Hope Remoundos

    Executive Vice President
    Chief Marketing Officer

    Prior to her current role as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Hope Remoundos served as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Hudson from 2000 to 2016, and held positions as Director and Vice President in Sales and Marketing from 1992 to 2000. Before joining Hudson in 1992, Ms. Remoundos worked for over 20 years in general management, circulation and consulting roles within the publishing and advertising industry. She served as a consultant with McNamee Consulting, and was General Manager and Circulation Manager for Egg Magazine (a division of Forbes) for three years. She was also associated with Select Magazines (five years), Curtis Circulation (three years), International Musician & Recording World, and Book Digest.

    • Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Jordi Martin-Consuegra

    Jordi Martin-Consuegra Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
    Jordi Martin-Consuegra

    Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
    Deputy Chief Executive Officer

    Jordi Martin-Consuegra Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer

    Jordi Martin-Consuegra

    Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
    Deputy Chief Executive Officer

    Prior to joining Hudson in August 2018, Mr. Martin-Consuegra served in a variety of positions for Dufry AG, including Chief Resources Director from 2017 to 2018, Global Resources Director from 2012 to 2016, Global Organization and Human Resources Director from 2009 to 2012, Global Integration Director from 2008 to 2009, and Global Information Technology Director from 2005 to 2008.

    • Executive MBA from Instituto de Empress, Madrid,
    • Degree in economics from Universidad Complutense de Madrid
    • Bachelor of Arts in Combined Studies from University of Wolverhampton, UK
  • Freda Cheung

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    Freda Cheung

    Executive Vice President,
    Duty Free

    Freda

    Freda Cheung

    Executive Vice President,
    Duty Free

    Previous to her role as Executive Vice President, Duty Free, Freda served as the Senior Vice President, Duty Free Commercial from 2017 to 2019.  She is currently the chairperson of Hudson’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee.  Prior to joining Hudson in 2017, Freda was with World Duty Free Canada as Chief Executive Officer from 2010 to 2016 and Vice President, Corporate Services from 2006 to 2009. 

    • Executive Education Program from Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts
    • Chartered Professional Accountant Designation from the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia, Canada
    • Bachelors of Commerce with Honors from the University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Courtney Thornton

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    Courtney Thornton

    Executive Vice President,
    Corporate Strategy & Business Development

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    Courtney Thornton

    Executive Vice President,
    Corporate Strategy & Business Development

    Courtney assumed this role after leading Hudson’s Partner Relations & Business Diversity team, an integral part of the Business Development department, since 2014.  She is currently a key leader on Hudson’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee, a permanent advisory committee to Hudson’s leadership team.  She recently completed a three-year term on Airport Council International-North America (“ACI-NA”) Business Diversity Committee’s Steering Group, and previously served as the Southwest Regional Director-At-Large Board Member for the industry Airport Minority Advisory Council (“AMAC”). 

    Prior to joining Hudson, she served as in-house Legal Counsel and Deputy Director of Legal Affairs to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport for 16 years. 

    • Juris Doctorate Law Degree from Loyola University College of Law
    • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Xavier University of Louisiana

Contact Information

  • Nieshia Ellis

    Nieshia Ellis

    Director, Coaching and Recruitment

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  • Cindi Buckwalter

    Cindi Buckwalter

    VP of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

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