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Richard Ross

VP IT - Atlas Air


Richard Ross joined Atlas Air Worldwide in January 2011 to head its Information Technology Department. In his role, Mr. Ross is responsible for all aspects of the company’s information technology globally.

Before joining Atlas, Mr. Ross held an array of senior positions in which he led and consulted to companies regarding the management of Information Technology and Operations functions. These positions have included CIO for Amerada Hess, the AFTRA Pension Fund and Layered Technologies, IT Project Manager for British Airways, Management Consultant for McKinsey & Company and CSC, Industry Analyst for Gartner Group and Engineer for IBM and Wang.

Mr. Ross holds a B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering/Biomedical Engineering from Washington University and an M.S.E.E., dual major in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University.