- 13 March 2019
- Transport / Logistics Services
As of March 16th, Don Colleran is to be President and CEO of FedEx Express.
Colleran’s has been at FedEx for almost 30 years and had held a number of executive level roles at different operating companies. He started his career at the company as international sales manager in Philadelphia, from where he moved to Asia Pacific to lead the regional sales group there.
He has had roles including President of FedEx Express Canada, senior VP of international sales, executive VP of global sales and in 2017, executive VP and chief sales officer of FedEx Corp.
A native of Massachusetts, Colleran earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of New Hampshire. He serves on the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Advisory Board, the US-ASEAN Business Council, and as a director of ABM Industries and EastGroup Properties. He is also a member of the American Chamber of Commerce and recognised as one of the Irish America Magazine’s “Business 100.”
“Don has the depth of talent and global experience to lead the FedEx Express organisation. With his commercial focus and global mind set, he is the right choice to execute our key strategies and deliver for our customers, team members and shareholders,” said Raj Subramaniam, president and chief operating officer, FedEx Corp.