Joe Ferraro was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer for Avis Budget Group in June 2020, following a six-month period as interim President and Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to this, Mr Ferraro served as President, Americas, for Avis Budget Group. In this role, Mr Ferraro was responsible for the Company’s Avis, Budget, Payless and Zipcar brands in North and South America, including Latin America and the Caribbean. Previously, Mr Ferraro was Senior Vice President of Operations, North America, where he oversaw all Avis and Budget car and truck rental operations in the United States and Canada, including airport and local market locations. He has 40 years of experience with Avis Budget Group, holding various positions of increasing responsibility.
Mr Ferraro holds a Bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University.