Dave Barnes is CIO and global business service officer for UPS. He is responsible for all aspects of UPS technology used to serve more than 220 countries and territories around the world.
In addition, he is responsible for UPS Global Business Services, which includes shared services support for HR, accounting, procurement and customer contact centers. Barnes also chairs the UPS Information Technology Governance Committee, which is responsible for the direction of UPS technology investments, ensuring they stay aligned with the company’s business vision and strategy.
Barnes joined the company in 1977 as a part-time package loader in St. Louis, Missouri, and has held assignments in operations, industrial engineering, finance, and information technology. Barnes earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration at the University of Missouri.