Todd Skiles is the Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Solutions for Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) and Dedicated Transportation Solutions (DTS) at Ryder System, Inc. Focused on matching Ryder’s solutions with the real and vital needs of customers, Todd is responsible for overseeing the sales and solution teams for all of the SCS and DTS verticals and functions.
Prior to his current role, Todd held the position of Vice President of Sales of Ryder’s Fleet Management Solutions Southeast region. He was responsible for sales across 100 sales professionals and 8 Directors of Sales, and as a buyer-focused sales leader, he led his team to record revenue growth in 2012.
Todd joined Ryder in 1986 as a Rental Manager and has held positions of increasing responsibility within both the SCS and FMS divisions, including Account Manager, Director of Business Development (FMS and SCS) and Group Director of Sales. He was inducted into the Ryder Roundtable in 1995 and served as its Chairman from 2005 to 2006.
Additionally, Todd was commissioned as a logistics officer in the US Army in 1986 and graduated in 1987 from the Army’s Officer Supply Chain and Logistics school in Fort Eustis, Virginia. He served as Company Commander at a medium truck company in the Persian Gulf War and was awarded the bronze star for leadership in a combat role. He is also a Life Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Todd attended Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania, where he graduated with a degree in Government Studies.