SVP, CIO - Americas
Deutsche Post DHL - Global Forwarding
Ricardo Bartra is Chief Information Officer for the Americas for DHL Global Forwarding, a business unit of DPDHL, the world’s largest logistics group. Ricardo is a member of the DHL’s Americas Management Board and he is responsible for leading a multinational Information Technology (IT) team with a transformational management agenda, while reshaping the regional IT capabilities, strategy and maximizing IT value for cost in the region. He oversees all IT internal and external resources throughout the Americas region.
Hispanic Engineer & Information Technology magazine named Ricardo one of the “Most Influential Hispanics in Technology” in 2011. Ricardo sits on the Executive Board of HITEC (Hispanic IT Executive Council), where he was also named in 2008, 2009 and 2012 HITEC “100 Most Influential Hispanics in Information Technology.”
Ricardo has a Master’s degree in Information Systems Management from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School and a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering from the Air Force Academy in Lima, Peru.