Neil Russell

SVP, Corporate Affairs & Chief Communications Officer at Sysco

About

Neil is Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Chief Communications Officer and is accountable for Sysco’s Communications, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Government Relations and Investor Relations functions.


Neil began his Sysco career in 2007 as Vice President, Investor Relations, successfully managing relationships with equity markets and creating a targeted investor program to further develop Sysco’s shareholder base. In 2014, he served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, at International Paper, where he led the company’s Investor Relations, Communications, CSR and Government Relations functions. Neil rejoined Sysco in 2015 as Vice President, Investor Relations, and while in that role, he took on the additional responsibility for Sysco’s Corporate Communications and CSR teams in addition to the role of Treasurer.


Prior to Sysco, Neil held roles in Strategic Planning, Revenue Management and Financial Auditing at America West Airlines, and Investor Relations, Financial Analysis and Strategic Planning at Delta Air Lines.

Timeline

  • SVP, Corporate Affairs & Chief Communications Officer

    Current role

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