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Jon Slangerup


Executive Chairman and CEO
American Global Logistics
Jon Slangerup joined American Global Logistics as Chairman in April 2017 and was appointed Executive Chairman and CEO in July 2017. With domain expertise in multimodal logistics, enterprise software, and environmental technologies, Slangerup has built businesses throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, serving customers in more than 100 countries. He previously was CEO of the Port of Long Beach, a primary US gateway moving $200 billion a year in trans-Pacific trade. As CEO, he delivered record levels of cargo volume and revenue growth and successfully managed a $4 billion capital infrastructure expansion program.

Slangerup's career began in military and commercial aviation, leading to a distinguished 20-year career with FedEx, where he advanced to become president of FedEx Canada.

Speaking in:

Sunday Jan 13
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Stage 5, EXPO Hall, Level 3
Technology, in all its forms, is critical to enabling supply chain visibility and improving efficiencies. But, while technology is a great enabler, it can’t replace the benefits of working with experienced supply chain professionals who... Read more
Wednesday Jan 16
1:30 - 2:15 PM
Marriott Marquis, 5th Fl, Westside Ballroom, Salon 3
Tight capacity and rising transportation rates are signs of faster economic growth and a cause for optimism. Similarly, advances in data science technology are aiding shippers' decision-making capacity and accuracy. Still, retailers are wary of... Read more