President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Flitman is president and chief executive officer of Builders FirstSource and serves on its board of directors. Prior to the merger, Mr. Flitman served as president and chief executive officer of BMC.
Mr. Flitman previously held the titles of president and chief executive officer of Performance Foodservice, the largest segment of Performance Food Group, a leader in the foodservice distribution industry known for delivering world-class innovative products and value-added services. Before this, he served as chief operating officer of Univar, a leading global distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals; president of Univar USA and chief supply chain officer; executive vice president and president of water and process services at Ecolab; and held several executive leadership roles at Nalco. Mr. Flitman also worked as president of Allegheny Power and vice president of distribution at its parent company, Allegheny Energy, after spending nearly 20 years at DuPont in various operational, commercial and global business leadership positions.
Mr. Flitman is a director at Veritiv Corporation, a leading publicly-held packaging distribution company, and serves on both the Audit and Finance Committee, as well as the Compensation and Leadership Development Committee. He earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Purdue University. With a son, Josh, serving as a U.S. Army CAV Scout, Mr. Flitman is passionate about finding ways to serve members and veterans of the U.S. military forces through recruitment efforts and career opportunities. He is also a proud supporter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.