Hear Ron’s Welcome Remarks at the Convention Opening Breakfast on Friday, Aug. 11 at 8:00 AM.
Ronald Chang is President of UPS Capital and appointed to this position in September 2014. Within the first year of his tenure as President, Ron led the acquisition of Parcel Pro and G4Si (Insured Parcel Division),the leading independent logistics providers to the jewelry, wristwatch and collectibles industries. Leveraging his international experience, he is currently overseeing the rapid international expansion of UPS Capital into Europe and Asia.
Previously, Chang served as Vice President and Global Head of Mergers & Acquisition for UPS while also having responsibility for UPS’s Intellectual Property Group. In this role, Chang was responsible for developing and implementing UPS’s global acquisition strategy, conducting target company valuations, negotiations and coordinating with UPS’s Board of Directors and external stakeholders. Throughout his 20-plus year career with UPS, Chang completed over 70 deals in 30 plus countries. Whilst living abroad, Chang’s role as Vice President of Merger & Acquisitions, Treasury for Europe and Asia included establishing UPS’s first global cross-border multi-currency cash pooling operation as well as the expansion of their logistics capabilities.
In addition, Chang is the executive sponsor for UPS’s Asian Talent Management program and community philanthropic activities. He also serves as an advisor to the UPS Foundation. Outside of UPS, Chang serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for The National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP). He is also a NAAAP 100 honoree, recognizing the most influential leaders and contributors in the Asian community. Chang is also member of the Business Advisory Council for Organization for Chinese Americans (OCA) National and the recipient of the “Leaders & Legends” award from Who’s Who in Asian American Communities for his outstanding contributions to his company and community.
Mr. Chang earned his undergraduate degree in Finance, and received his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University.