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Alison Vanderhoof Joins WEX as SVP, General Manager for Emerging Markets

Brings more than 15 years of experience managing high growth, cross-functional teams

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2013-- WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a leading provider of corporate payment solutions, today announced Alison Vanderhoof has joined the company as senior vice president, general manager for emerging markets. Vanderhoof will oversee the business performance of WEX’s travel, healthcare and employee benefits businesses globally.

“Alison brings more than 15 years of experience managing corporate strategy, partnerships and cross-functional teams at high growth businesses, and she is well suited to oversee our expanding emerging markets,” said Melissa D. Smith, president of WEX. “Together with the WEX senior leadership team, she will be instrumental to achieving continued strategic growth in these markets.”

Prior to joining WEX, Vanderhoof held several senior leadership positions at Vistaprint, including, most recently, managing vice president of Vistaprint’s B2B unit, where she established a proven track record of accelerating growth and developing partnerships. Vanderhoof also served in senior positions at NAVTEQ, where she managed global cross-functional teams and was instrumental in building its corporate development strategy and function.

About WEX Inc.

WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of its business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions representing more than 7.6 million cardholders and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The Company’s operations include WEX Bank, Fleet One, Pacific Pride, rapid! PayCard, Wright Express Australia, Wright Express New Zealand and CorporatePay Limited, England, as well as a majority equity position in UNIK S.A., Brazil. WEX and its subsidiaries employ more than 1,400 associates. For more information about WEX, please visit

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