Charles Edwards

Charles Edwards has been engaged in the freight transport and logistics industry for over five decades.

He began his career in the logistics industry as a truck driver and went on to be on the senior management team of the North Carolina-based airline that started United Parcel Service Airlines.

More recently, in March 2016 he joined the North Carolina Department of Transportation as the Director – Logistics Strategy. From January through May 2018 Charles served as Acting Director of the NCDOT Rail division. He was also appointed Director of the NCDOT Office of Logistics and Freight in March 2018.

Charles is co-developer of the Air Cargo Professional Development workshop program of The International Air Cargo Association. He serves on various international and US logistics industry boards.