Art A. Garcia is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Ryder System, Inc., a Fortune 500 transportation and supply chain management solutions company. He is responsible for Ryder’s financial management functions, including the finance and audit, strategic sourcing, corporate strategy and investor relations functions. He is a member of Ryder’s Executive Leadership Team.
Prior to this position, Mr. Garcia was Senior Vice President and Controller for Ryder. In this role, he was responsible for corporate accounting and planning, internal and external financial reporting, vehicle administration, payroll and shared services and insurance accounting. Before serving as Senior Vice President and Controller, he was Group Director of Accounting Services, where he supervised all of Ryder’s internal financial reporting activities, vehicle administration and payroll services.
Mr. Garcia joined Ryder in 1997 as Senior Manager of Corporate Accounting. He later served as Director of Corporate Accounting and, subsequently, as Group Director of Accounting Services. Prior to joining Ryder, he spent 14 years with the Miami office of the accounting firm Coopers & Lybrand LLP as Senior Manager of Business Assurance.
Mr. Garcia is a Florida Certified Public Accountant and holds a bachelor of science degree in Accounting from Florida State University.