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Rajesh Subramaniam - President and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Corporation

Independent Director since:

Other Public Company Boards:
FedEx Corporation (since 2020), First Horizon Corporation (2016 to 2022)

Governance & Public Responsibility, Innovation & Technology

Age as of Most Recent Nomination:

Rajesh Subramaniam

President and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Corporation

Mr. Subramaniam is President and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Corporation (transportation and business services), a position he has held since June 2022. He previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer of FedEx from March 2019 to May 2022, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Federal Express Corporation (“FedEx Express”) from January 2019 to March 2019, and as Executive Vice President – Chief Marketing & Communications Officer of FedEx from January 2017 to December 2018.

Prior to these roles, Mr. Subramaniam held various leadership positions in operations and marketing across the FedEx portfolio of operating companies, including as a Senior Vice President and Vice President in the company’s Canada and Asia Pacific businesses. Originally from India, he holds master’s degrees in chemical engineering and business administration and began his career with FedEx in 1991.

He also serves as a board member with the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum, as a member of the U.S.-India CEO Forum, and as Vice Chair of the U.S.-China Business Council. Mr. Subramaniam was appointed to the President’s Export Council, the principal national advisory committee on international trade, in 2023.


Mr. Subramaniam’s significant leadership roles across FedEx’s businesses afford him broad Leadership, Strategy, and Risk Management skills, particularly in the areas of corporate operations, strategy, communications, and Marketing.

In addition, his Global leadership experience in markets outside the United States and focus on the continued globalization of FedEx’s operations and business allows him to contribute unique insights and perspective to the Board. Mr. Subramaniam has also been recognized for his Digital, Technology, and Innovation skills, which include strengthening FedEx’s operating strategy, growing its e-commerce business, and driving digital transformation of its global supply chain, including the prioritization of Environmental Sustainability work within FedEx’s operations.

These skills, including the use of digital innovation to promote sustainability and network optimization, are highly valuable to the Board as the Company continues to focus on strategic opportunities for ongoing supply chain innovation and increased digital acumen.