Barry Gipson is the Executive Director of Global Logistics for MRC Global. His career spans 20+ years in the field of Logistics and 3PL Management in Warehouse Operations, Distribution, Transportation, Solution Design and Development and Business Development.
In addition to his Transportation and Logistics leadership role at MRC Global, he led the Global SAP Conversion ensuring full integration on the Distribution, Warehousing, Logistics, and Transportation verticals.
He joined MRC Global in 2011 as Director of Integrated Solutions and combined ownership of Integrated Solutions and Transportation and Logistics in March of 2012. Previously, Barry held numerous Division Leadership and Management Posts with DHL and Exel from 1996 to 2011.
He currently sits on the Ryder Oil & Gas Advisory Board, and Crane World Wide Logistics Advisory Board.
Barry is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Journalism. He lives in Houston, Texas, and has three children. He is an avid outdoors-man and traveller.