Raj Subramaniam to be new CEO of FedEx
Another IITian to lead global company
Delivery giant FedEx is all set to get a new Chief Operating Officer (CEO) in Indian-born Raj Subramaniam
Frederick W Smith
, chairman and CEO, steps down on June 1
Subramaniam currently serves as the
company's president and chief operating officer
. He will continue to serve as a director on the FedEx board to which he was elected in 2020.
joined FedEx in 1991
and worked in several marketing and management jobs in the US and other parts of the world
source : moneycontrol
He has served as the president of
FedEx Express in Canada
and in several other management and marketing roles throughout Asia and US.
Subramaniam is from
and now lives in Memphis, Tennessee – FedEx’s global headquarters.
He has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from
, a master’s degree in chemical engineering from
, and an MBA from
The University of Texas at Austin.
He serves on the
board of directors of FedEx Corporation, First Horizon Corporation
, the US Chamber of Commerce’s China Center Advisory Board, FIRST, US-India Strategic Partnership Forum
Subramaniam was honoured with IIT Bombay’s
Distinguished Alumnus Award
for his achievements in the corporate world. Also inducted into the
Hall of Fame at Fogelman College
of Business and Economics