Benjamin Skuy is executive vice president of international markets and strategic initiatives. In this role, Skuy deploys his experience with global development to explore all international markets for KAR.
Skuy joined ADESA, KAR’s wholesale used-vehicle auction company, in July 1999. He has held roles of increased responsibility during the years, with key focus in acquisitions, analytics and alliances with strategic partners, as well as advancing the company’s technology. In 2008, Skuy was named executive vice president of international markets and managing director of ADESA Canada before being promoted to his current role with KAR.
Prior to joining the company, Skuy spent more than six years at a major Canadian bank, where he handled the valuation and acquisition of foreign financial institutions. During this time, he completed transactions in Asia, South America, Europe and the Caribbean, including on-site due diligence in Greece, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Mexico and El Salvador.
Skuy holds a master’s degree in business from the University of Toronto and is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.