William J. Flynn
Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
Atlas Air Worldwide
A leader in global logistics, William J. Flynn is the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW).
Mr. Flynn is a seasoned executive who has held senior management positions with leading transportation companies. Before joining AAWW, Mr. Flynn served as President and Chief Executive Officer of GeoLogistics Corporation, a leading global freight forwarding and logistics company. There, he led the company’s turnaround to profitability and orchestrated its successful sale in 2005.
From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Flynn held several senior positions at CSX Corporation, including Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Senior Vice President at CSX Transportation, the company’s railroad unit.
Previously, Mr. Flynn spent a number of years with Sea-Land Service, Inc., a subsidiary of CSX Corporation, where he held a variety of senior management positions in Asia, Latin America and the United States.
Mr. Flynn received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Rhode Island and a master’s degree from the University of Arizona.