UPS Latin America welcomes industry stalwart
Jose Maria (Chema) Odriozola has been appointed president of operations for UPS Latin America. He assumes responsibility for all the service provider’s business units and operations in the region.
He most recently served as UPS’s country manager for Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, with effect from 2015. Prior to that, Odriozola was UPS Switzerland’s country manager in 2014.
Over the course of 30 years, Odriozola has led several key leadership roles for UPS in Europe, including, inter alia, hub division manager in Spain, transportation manager for UPS UK and Ireland, and transportation manager for the company’s South and West Europe districts. He began his career at the integrator in 1986 as finance and accounting supervisor for UPS in Spain.
“We are honoured to welcome Chema to our Americas Region. He is a true international executive who will help drive our business to a next level,” said Romaine Seguin, president, UPS International, Americas region.