In 2003, Paul Ott was appointed senior vice president of finance of Penske Logistics, where he is responsible for all financial aspects of the company. He also has oversight of safety and loss prevention.
Ott began his duties at Penske Truck Leasing in 1986 as a senior accountant and held multiple positions in the corporate accounting department, including manager of corporate accounting and financial reporting, before joining Penske Logistics as the director of finance in 1993. Prior to joining Penske, Ott worked for five years as an auditor at Deloitte Haskins & Sells (now Deloitte) in Washington, D.C.
Ott is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Institute of Management Accountants.
He received a bachelor of science degree with high distinction in accounting from the Pennsylvania State University and he is a certified public accountant.
Ott resides in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Lynn.