EVP & President U.S.
Nando Cesarone serves as Executive Vice-President (EVP) and President U.S. A member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team, he oversees the U.S. small package, transportation and airline business units, as well as U.S. sales and the company’s automotive and global buildings and systems engineering groups.
In his prior role, Nando served as President of U.S. Operations, responsible for UPS operations for the world’s largest economy. Earlier in his career, Nando was the President of UPS International, leading the company's business operations in more than 220 countries and territories outside of the U.S. He also served as president of UPS’ Europe region. While there, he led the business unit to record business performance during the company’s five-year investment programme into the region’s technology, network and infrastructure, which was designed to further improve speed, capacity and reliability.
Before his assignment as President of UPS Europe, Nando served as President of the Asia Pacific region. While in Asia, he expanded UPS’ presence in vital emerging markets and China. He led strategic projects to accelerate intra-Asia transit times for key trade lanes connecting growth markets and launched new products including Trade Management Services, and China-to-Europe rail freight.
Nando received an MBA from Heriot Watt University - Edinburgh School of Business. He started his career as a UPS preloader in 1990 as part of UPS’ tuition reimbursement programme while attending York University and before becoming a delivery van driver.
Global e-commerce creates tremendous opportunities for businesses large and small. But many small-to mid-sized retailers are having a hard time capitalising. The problem is that often it is not all that easy to ship their goods across borders.
- NANDO CESARONE