Jorn Van de Plas
Jorn Van de Plas
Senior Vice President Air Network & Global Trade Services, Europe
FedEx Express

Jorn van de Plas is Senior Vice President Air Network & Global Trade Services for FedEx Express Europe.

In this role, he is responsible for the air network, hub, gateway and clearance operations across Europe.

A passionate logistics leader, Jorn has been in the industry for 24 years, progressing through a variety of senior operational and planning roles in different countries around Europe, most recently as TNT’s Director of Global Planning and Engineering.

Jorn has led many strategic initiatives, including European air network optimization and several productivity and reliability improvement programs. He has been instrumental in Europe’s intercontinental strategy, as well as European fleet renewal. Under his leadership, the physical integration of the FedEx and TNT air networks in Europe was finalized in March 2022.

Jorn studied Business at the University of Nijenrode. He participated in the FedEx leadership Excel Advanced course of 2018.

He lives in Udenhout, The Netherlands, with his wife and 4 daughters.