As a senior leader with over twenty fives years of general management and growth leadership, Richard Metzler has extensive experience and accomplishments in the parcel and freight transportation, third party logistics and e-Commerce disciplines. He also has extensive M&A experience on a global basis. Mr. Metzler has worked extensively with private equity, debt financing, venture capital and as a senior leader in portfolio companies and advising on individual investments and divestitures.
He is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of LSO, which is a regional parcel carrier whose service area is seven states in the Southeast and Southwest. Mr. Metzler has held growth leadership roles such at FedEx Logistics, APL Logistics, DHL, Greatwide Logistics, XPO uShip, an online transportation marketplace. He currently serves on the board of directors of iGPS, Flash Global Logistics, XGS and Installs/NALH. He is a past President and Chairman of the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA).