XPO Logistics, President, Supply Chain, Americas and Asia Pacific
Ashfaque Chowdhury, Ph.D. leads XPO’s supply chain business in the Americas and Asia Pacific, where he has final responsibility over more than 400 locations and 32,000 employees, across three continents. With more than 20 years of experience, he has implemented hundreds of logistics operations for some of the most prestigious companies in the world and holds several patents in supply chain. Since taking over the President’s role in 2015, Dr. Chowdhury has integrated multiple acquired companies into the world’s second-largest contract logistics provider. Under his leadership, the business has seen industry-leading growth and fostered an employee-centric culture. Dr. Chowdhury holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay, India; and a master’s degree in science and a doctorate in engineering from Lehigh University.