President & CEO
As President and CEO of Flash Global, Sam Mikles is a visionary who led the company’s transformation from a traditional (transaction-based) 3PL to a world-class provider of service supply chain (integrated) solutions. Sam brings a unique blend of 25 years of experience in effectively leading growth, change, and ensuring long-term profitable results across global service and logistics organizations.
As an accomplished and impactful leader, Sam works closely with Flash management to ensure value is realized by customers, employees, partners, and shareholders. He is the leading executive on Flash Global’s Board of Directors, formulating the absolute best-in-class strategies and solutions for some of the world’s largest organizations. He continues to play an active role in leading Flash’s global teams that are strategically positioned around the globe in five regional customer response centers, with 700+ forward stocking locations and 15 multi-client distribution centers found across six continents in 140+ countries.
Sam has a wealth of business acumen and brings over two decades of experience in the global service logistics industry, having designed, built, and implemented global service and support solutions for some of the world’s most recognizable OEMs in the high-tech space. Under his leadership at Hitachi Data Systems, Symantec previously Blue Coat Systems, and Dell previously EMC, Sam was able to guide his team of employees to design, build, and implement global leading-edge service and support solutions that supply superior performance and directly contribute to the company’s revenue acceleration, profitability growth and ultimate customer satisfaction.
As a pioneer in the logistics and supply chain industries, Sam continues to inspire Flash to create innovative solutions that drive impactful results for our customers. Building upon the momentum of the company’s transformational growth, Sam and his executive leadership team continue working to drive value, accelerate profitable growth and improve the service portfolio of the Flash network.