UF Alumnus Talks: Francisco Santeiro

Event Start Date: October 18, 2021 11:00 AM
Event End Date: October 20, 2021 6:30 PM


UF Alumnus Talks: Francisco Santeiro
October 18 - 20, 2021

This alumnus talks series features three events where students can engage with Mr. Santeiro.

Guest speaker: Francisco Santeiro, Trade & Transportation Consultant, Former Director of Government & Regulatory Affairs with FedEx Latin America & Caribbean Division

Part 1

Monday, October 18, 2021 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET
Global Career Conversation and Advice
CCC Connections Room G501

Join us to meet with alumnus Francisco Santeiro, who has had a long corporate career working with FedEx and DHL. Mr. Santeiro will offer some general global career advice and then take questions from students. Submit any global career questions or resume materials for anonymous feedback: qrgo.page.link/CVuFb

Part 2

Tuesday, October 19 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Working with Latin America
CCC Connections Room G501

Mr. Santeiro will share his experiences of working in and with the region and will address the importance of cross-cultural understanding, languages, and other workplace subtleties to be aware of when working globally.  

Part 3

Wednesday, October 20 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm ET
Career Opportunities in Logistics & International Trade
Heavener 210

We invite students to learn about the wide variety of careers directly and indirectly tied to the world of logistics and trade.  


Francisco X Santeiro holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and master’s degrees from the University of Miami and Florida International University. For over 30 years, Santeiro worked in the international transportation and logistics industry focused on the Latin America & Caribbean region. He retired in 2019, finishing his career as Director of Government Affairs for FedEx’s Latin America and Caribbean Division. He is currently providing consulting and management services to CLADEC, the Latin America regional express industry association.