UPS Technology Chief Juan Perez Retires
March 3, 2022
Perez, UPS Executive Vice President and Chief Information and
Engineering Officer is retiring after a distinguished career. Scott
Price, Executive Vice President International, also is retiring from the
company; both are effective March 31, 2022.
“Juan Perez has had a distinguished 32-year career at UPS. His list of
accomplishments is long and includes the creation of our Advanced
Technology Group, the launch of our smart package initiative, and the
deployment of network planning tools that continue to be critical to our
success. He also strengthened information security and led the
successful digital transformation and modernization of IT at UPS.
Scott’s tenure has also been impressive, leading first our
transformation office, and more recently the growth and expansion of our
international operations. We wish both Juan and Scott all the best in
their next chapter,” said Carol B. Tomé, UPS chief executive officer.
“Given these retirements, we have an opportunity to streamline roles and
responsibilities to optimize our organizational effectiveness, more
fully leverage the talent of our senior leaders and unlock greater value
for our customers and our shareowners. As a result, today we are
announcing the following organizational realignment, including
integrating Global Sales and Solutions into the U.S. and International
business units,” said Tomé.
Gutmann, Chief Sales and Solutions Officer and Executive Vice President
UPS Global Healthcare will move to a newly created role of Executive
Vice President and President International, Healthcare and Supply Chain
Solutions. These combined business units reported revenues of more than
$37 billion in 2021. Kate will be responsible for these business units,
including their operations and sales teams as well as global solutions
and global sales operations. Kate’s current role will be eliminated as
she takes on these broader responsibilities.
•Nando Cesarone, Executive Vice President and President U.S., including
small package, transportation and the UPS Airline operations, will
assume additional responsibility for U.S. sales as well as the company’s
automotive, and global buildings and systems engineering groups.
•The company has an external search underway for a new leader for the
role of Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer,
continuing UPS’s drive toward deeper digital integration across all our
customer and people journeys.
“This realignment positions UPS to continue to do what we do best, and
that’s deliver what matters. 2021 was a year of momentum for our company
and we are off to a solid start in 2022 with these important
organizational changes,” said Tomé.