EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Brian is Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Financial Officer at UPS, responsible for the strategic financial leadership of the company, which includes communication of the firm’s strategy and performance to investors as well as managing the capital structure to maximize shareholder return. He oversees the company’s financial processes and controls and has responsibility for Global Procurement, Real Estate and Global Business Services (GBS), including customer service. Brian is also responsible for the company’s Capital Market activity, including Treasury, M&A and UPS Capital. He is a member of the UPS Executive Leadership Team, reporting to the company’s CEO.
Prior to UPS, Brian spent 26 years with PepsiCo and served in a variety of finance leadership roles spanning Europe, Asia, North and South America. He also served as Executive Vice-President for PepsiCo’s Global Operations, responsible for global operations including supply chain, global procurement, global security, enterprise risk management and transformation. Brian served as the Chief Strategy Officer at PepsiCo and started up PepsiCo’s global e-commerce business. Brian began his career in 1990 as an investment banker working for PaineWebber in New York City.
A dual citizen of Ireland and the U.S., Brian serves on the board of Georgetown University’s Board of Regents and School of Foreign Service.
He is a graduate of Georgetown University and earned an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Brian also completed Harvard Business School’s executive program for global leadership.