Managing Director South America
Paulo Sarti was named managing director of South America for Penske Logistics in January 2011. In this role, he is responsible for the operations and growth of business in South America.
Previously, he was senior director of operations. In this capacity, Sarti was responsible for leading a team of over 1,100 associates. He managed the P&L operations of distribution centers, transportation and in-plant logistics for nearly two dozen operations across Brazil. He also led contract renegotiations, new customer deployment, cost restructuring and improved productivity efforts.
He has also worked for Penske in sales, engineering and operations capacities. He joined Penske in 2004.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in science and business administration from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado – FAAP. Sarti resides in São Paulo, Brazil with his wife and two children.