Brian Matuszewski has joined ARI, a global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, as the manager of Sustainable Strategies. In this role, he will be responsible for all aspects of ARI’s internal and external sustainability programs and initiatives.

“We are really pleased to welcome Brian to our team,” said Craig Neuber, director of strategic consulting for ARI. “Brian has an impressive range of experience with regard to environmental issues. The perspective and knowledge he brings to the table will support ARI’s ongoing commitment to implementing sustainable business practices and will deliver real value for our clients who are looking to make their fleets more environmentally friendly.”

Matuszewski has both a B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations and an M.P.A. in Environmental Policy: Sustainable Enterprise Strategy from Cornell University. Prior to joining ARI, he worked as a project strategist for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Sustainable Materials Management program and as an analyst for a consulting firm in Mexico City, Mexico, where he conducted environmental policy research on sustainable development initiatives for governments and multinational corporations. He has also held positions with Bloomberg, L.P. and with Banco Itaú in São Paulo, Brazil.

ARI has long been committed to environmental stewardship via sound business practices. The company’s operating philosophy focuses on minimizing waste and pollution while providing a safe and healthy workplace. ARI also seeks to implement best practices to ensure the company’s fleet management operations are having a minimal impact on the environment. In addition, ARI works with customers to help them develop and operate fleets that are environmentally responsible by identifying opportunities to reduce fuel consumption, integrate alternative fuels, positively modify driver behavior, measure emissions, and verify regulatory compliance.