Carl Mount is responsible for leading Starbucks supply chain operational strategy with a focus on global coffee roasting/manufacturing & engineering, transportation, distribution & warehousing, and retail store logistics customer service & delivery operations for Starbucks business in the Americas. Carl serves on the Starbucks leadership team for company owned stores in the United States.
Prior to Starbucks, Carl was the Global Chief Supply Chain Officer at Yum Brands. He has held international leadership roles for The Coca-Cola Company and spent the first ten years of his career in the soft drink industry working for PepsiCo. Carl’s career has also included roles in management consulting with various firms including PRTM Management Consultants (now part of PwC).
Carl sits on the Advisory Board for the Supply Chain Management programs at the University of Southern California, Arizona State University and Santa Clara University.