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Fred Ross, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Ross founded Custom Truck & Equipment, LLC, the predecessor to Custom Truck, in 1996 and was actively involved in all aspects of the specialty equipment business, including the entry into new markets and product categories, growing CTE to become one of the leading specialty equipment sales and rental companies. Mr. Ross was the Chief Executive Officer of CTE until affiliates of Blackstone purchased a majority interest in CTE in February 2015, along with several other entities, forming Custom Truck. Mr. Ross has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Custom Truck and a member of its board of directors since its acquisition by Blackstone.

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Ryan McMonagle, President & Chief Operating Officer

Mr. McMonagle joined Custom Truck One Source as CFO in 2015, following The Blackstone Group’s investment. He became COO of Custom Truck One Source in 2017. Previously, Mr. McMonagle was CFO of Sound United and DEI Holdings, a portfolio company of Charlesbank Capital Partners, where he was responsible for the continued integration of multiple businesses: Polk Audio, Definitive Technology, and Directed Electronics. Mr. McMonagle was previously CFO and Chief Development Officer for Smashburger, a portfolio company of Consumer Capital Partners. Mr. McMonagle started his career at Bain and Company. Mr. McMonagle received his MBA from Harvard Business School and bachelor’s degree in finance from Southern Methodist University.

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Todd Barrett, Interim Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Barrett was appointed Interim Chief Financial Officer in May 2022. He joined Custom Truck as Chief Accounting Officer in 2019 and was integral to the company’s SPAC-based IPO and led the transformation of numerous functional areas from private-to-public. From 2008 until his departure in 2018, Todd was a partner at Ernst & Young, serving corporate clients in industries spanning from manufacturing and distribution, to transportation and industrial products. Earlier in his career, Todd held various positions at Ernst & Young. Mr. Barrett received his Bachelors of Business Administration from The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business.