Scott Price is the president and CEO of Walmart Asia. He assumed the role in 2009 and has responsibility for the company’s current operations in Asia, including China, Japan and India, as well as business development in Asia. Walmart has a significant presence in Asia with nearly 150,000 associates and more than 1,000 units.
Scott most recently served as chief executive officer of DHL Express Europe. Prior to that, he was chief executive officer, DHL Express Asia Pacific. He also was the president of DHL Express Japan, DHL's largest market in the Asia Pacific region. Before joining DHL, Scott spent a decade with the Coca-Cola Co. During that period, he assumed various roles which included country leader in Japan, and as director and region manager in China.
Scott serves as the Chairman of the National Center for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, the only U.S. business association focused exclusively on facilitating American private sector input to the APEC process and APEC’s 21 member countries. He is also a member of the U.S. India Business Council and serves on the board of trustees for the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.
A U.S. native, Scott earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina. He also holds a master of business administration and a master’s in Asian studies from the University of Virginia.