St. Louis / MO. (pfh) Post Holdings Inc., a consumer packaged goods holding company, announced that Jennifer Kuperman and Thomas Erb have been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective May 04, 2021. With the addition of Kuperman and Erb, the Board now consists of eleven members.
Kuperman most recently served as Head of International Corporate Affairs at Alibaba Group, a multinational conglomerate holding company specializing in eCommerce, retail, internet and technology, from April 2016 until January 2021 and served as Vice President, International Corporate Affairs at Alibaba Group from August 2014 to April 2016. Prior to joining Alibaba Group, she was Senior Vice President of Corporate Brand and Reputation at Visa Inc., a global payments technology company, from April 2013 to August 2014 and Chief of Staff, Office of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Visa Inc. from August 2010 to April 2013. Prior to that she had served as Head of Global Corporate Communications and Citizenship at Visa Inc. Kuperman serves on the board of directors of BellRing Brands, Inc., a holding company operating in the global convenient nutrition category and a publicly-traded subsidiary of Post. Kuperman also serves on the board of directors of CoachArt, a nonprofit organization that provides arts and recreational opportunities to youth with chronic and life-threatening illnesses. Kuperman earned her Master’s of Arts degree from Columbia University and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Middlebury College.
Erb currently serves as the Chairman Emeritus of Lewis Rice LLC, a leading regional law firm with more than 150 lawyers. Erb served as the Chairman of Lewis Rice LLC from May 2012 to August 2020, at which time he was appointed as the Chairman Emeritus. He has served as lead counsel to numerous corporations and their boards of directors, providing advice on corporate governance, transactional matters and regulatory issues. He has led major M+A transactions involving business combinations, joint ventures, stock redemptions, private placements, commercial financings and asset securitizations. Erb serves as an advisory director of CIC Group, Inc., a privately held holding company operating in the heavy industrial manufacturing and construction sector. Erb previously served on the board of directors of the United Way of Greater St. Louis from 2012 to 2020. Erb earned his Juris Doctor degree from Washington University in St. Louis and his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois.