About Dwain McDonald, DPD UK CEO
Dwain McDonald joined delivery company DPD UK (formerly Parceline) in 1988 as a 22-year-old sales executive, working his way up to become CEO in 2008.
An innovative and passionate business leader, he is the driving force behind the company’s phenomenal transformation in the last 12 years from middle of the pack B2B carrier to undisputed Number 1 in the home delivery market. The company has doubled in size since 2013 – notching up annual sales of £1.4bn in 2019 – and is now the ‘go-to’ carrier for high profile retailers who value a flexible and personalised doorstep experience.
DPD now has over 14,500 people, operating more than 8,000 vehicles from 69 depots and delivering 263 million parcels a year.
Dwain’s vision and passion for bleeding edge innovation have brought to life a series of market-disrupting firsts, including: