Eugene C. Laney, Jr., New AAEI President & CEO

AAEI Chair: New President & CEO Announcement

April 19, 2021

“As Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI), it is my pleasure and honor to announce that Eugene C. Laney, Jr. will lead AAEI as President and CEO beginning on April 26, 2021.

“Many of you already may know Eugene as a longtime AAEI member who most recently served as Head of International Government Affairs for DHL Express.. Eugene has over 25 years of experience in public and governmental affairs.

“In choosing Eugene as AAEI’s next President and CEO, the Executive Committee selected a leader with the best array of knowledge, experience, and skills from a competitive pool of applicants. Eugene demonstrated his expertise in and understanding of international trade in the 21st Century from the dual perspectives of the business community and government relations.”

Click here to read the full announcement from AAEI Chair Susie Hoeger.