Carol Tomé is the Chief Executive Officer of UPS. She is the 12th CEO in the 113-year history of the company.
Before joining UPS, Carol served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Home Depot, Inc., one of the world’s largest retailers. She was responsible for all corporate strategy and finance matters including financial reporting, financial planning & analysis, financial operations, divisional finance, internal audit, investor relations, treasury and tax. She joined the company in 1995 as Vice President and Treasurer.
Carol began her career as a commercial lender with United Bank of Denver (now Wells Fargo) and then spent several years as Director of Banking for the Johns-Manville Corporation. Prior to joining The Home Depot, Carol was vice president and treasurer of Riverwood International Corporation.
Carol serves as a trustee or board member for a number of organizations including Grady Hospital. She also serves as Chair of the Policy Advisory Board for the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Atlanta Botanical Garden. She is also a member of The Committee of 200 and The Buckhead Coalition.
Carol joined the UPS Board of Directors in 2003.
A native of Jackson, Wyoming, Carol holds a bachelor's degree in communication from the University of Wyoming and a master's degree in finance from the University of Denver.