Leader bio: Shawn Cole, V.P. ‐ Delta Cargo
Shawn Cole is Vice President of Delta Cargo, responsible for ensuring that the airline's logistics division continues to deliver on superior commercial, financial and operational performance.
In his most recent role, Shawn served as Vice President – Financial Planning and was responsible for the annual planning process, rolling financial forecast, capital expenditure reporting & analysis, long-term plan development and maintaining a world-class financial system.
Since joining Delta in 2008, Shawn has served as Managing Director in Financial Planning and as a Division Controller.
Before joining Delta, Shawn was a Director of Supply Chain Value Management & Strategy for Coca-Cola Enterprises, responsible for actionable performance indicators to manage $12 billion in supply chain costs. Before that, he served as Director of Planning & Analysis for CCE’s Southeast business unit as well as Division Controller. Shawn also worked at Arthur Andersen LLP.
Shawn graduated with a B.A. in accounting from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University and earned a M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.