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Thomas L. Jones
Senior Vice President and General Manager of Supply Chain Solutions
Ryder System, Inc.

Phone: (248) 699-7678

Tom Jones is Senior Vice President and General Manager of Supply Chain Solutions for Ryder System, Inc., a Fortune 500 global supply chain and transportation management solutions company headquartered in Miami, Florida.  In this role, Tom leads the four key industry sections of the Company’s Supply Chain Solutions business segment – Automotive, Fast Moving Consumer Goods/Retail, High Technology and Electronics, and Industrial and Utilities.  

Prior to this role, Tom served as Senior Vice President – Global Automotive, Aerospace, and Industrial. In this position, he was responsible for current operations and future development of the automotive, aerospace, and industrial business sector. Mr. Jones had been in this position since January of 1999. 

Mr. Jones joined Ryder in 1988 and has held a variety of leadership positions with the Company.  In 1991, Mr. Jones moved full-time into the automotive division.  During this period, he was a key member of the team driving the rapid development and growth of the automotive and industrial group as the company expanded this business sector’s portfolio both domestically and globally.  Prior to joining Ryder Integrated Logistics, Mr. Jones started his career and worked 10 years in the LTL and truckload segments of the transportation industry.

Mr. Jones holds a Master’s of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky.

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