Phil Yeager was named President and Chief Operating Officer of Hub Group in 2019, after serving as Chief Commercial Officer since 2018. Phil formerly held the role of Executive Vice President, Account Management and Intermodal Operations since 2016 as well as Vice President of Account Management and Business Development since 2014. Phil joined Hub Group in 2011 as the Director of Strategy and Acquisitions and led the integration of Mode Transportation. Prior to joining Hub Group, Phil served as Assistant Vice President of Commercial Banking at BMO Harris Bank, and as an investment banking analyst for Lazard Freres & Co.

In addition to his responsibilities at Hub Group, Phil also serves on the boards of the University of Denver’s Transportation Institute, the Northwestern University Transportation Center Business Advisory Council and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital-Chicago.

Phil earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Phil and his wife, Margaret, reside in Hinsdale, Illinois with their daughter Charlotte.


Matthew Yeager became Executive Vice President, Specialized Intermodal Services and Procurement in 2019. His responsibilities consist of managing Hub Group’s Procurement, Marine Container Solutions, Refrigerated services and Railcar solutions. Prior to this role, he served as Vice President of Specialized Intermodal & Railcar Services and has been with the company since 2009. During his tenure with Hub Group, Matt has held a variety of positions, ranging from Drayage Operations to Marketing.

In addition to his responsibilities at Hub Group, Matt serves as a Board Member on the Innovators Board at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital-Chicago.

Matt earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbia College in Chicago in 2009.


Laura Grusecki joined Hub Group in May 2018 as the Assistant Vice President, Human Resources. In her role, Laura is responsible for leading the Talent Management team, which includes Talent Acquisition, Employee Development, Employee Engagement and Performance Management. Prior to joining Hub Group, Laura was a full-time student at DePaul University obtaining her MBA in Human Resources, Change Management and Leadership and graduated in June of 2018. Laura has also worked at Northern Trust and the Chicago Blackhawks in a variety of Human Resources roles.

Laura earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Leadership from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Laura and her husband, Tom, reside in Hinsdale, Illinois. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading and staying active.