Amy Tu leads the Company’s international business with over 18,000 team members globally. She is responsible for Tyson’s international growth, its strategy, and global operations. Amy leads a diverse team across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Central and South America, Australia and the United States.
Amy joined Tyson from The Boeing Company where she held progressive leadership positions in law and corporate development and strategy departments. She served as chief counsel for Boeing global law affairs, commercial airplanes and aviation services divisions, supporting multiple business and functional leaders worldwide. Amy was also instrumental in shaping the global law affairs practice as Boeing’s first regional counsel based in London, U.K., with responsibilities for commercial, military and defense matters in Europe, Russia, and Israel. Prior to joining Boeing in 2001, Amy led global transactions and international legal matters as an international corporate counsel at The Gap and Walmart.
Over the course of her career, Amy has developed deep expertise establishing and supporting global operations, executing complex cross-border, international, and domestic transactions, and developing and integrating teams and new ventures into existing businesses.
Amy earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Wellesley College, and in 2013 was selected as the Johnson Fellow for the University of Arkansas. Amy serves as a member of the NWA Council Executive Committee and as a board member for the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA).