FedEx Express Named a UAE Great Place to Work For Eighth Consecutive Year
DUBAI, U.A.E., April 26, 2018 — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, announced that, for the eighth consecutive year, it is officially ranked amongst the ‘Best Workplaces in the UAE’ for 2017-2018, by Great Place to Work®.
“It’s an honor to be recognized by the Great Place to Work® Institute, and a confirmation that by investing in our team members, we build a positive and successful workplace environment and culture. FedEx is committed to putting our people first. We want to see our colleagues achieve their full potential, and we provide them with the means to do so – through education support, mentoring, and more. Their accomplishments are our success,” said Jack Muhs, regional president of FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa.
The FedEx “People-Service-Profit” philosophy is based on the belief that by taking care of our people, they will provide an outstanding level of service to customers, which leads to profit, that in turn can be invested back into the business and its people.
FedEx believes that team member development and growth are central to making this philosophy a reality. They work closely with their managers on individual development plans and are provided with tools to facilitate their growth. Through the FedEx Virtual Academy, everyone working for FedEx Express can access a variety of training materials and courses to further their own skills. Additionally, FedEx Express team members can apply for the company’s Tuition Assistance program, which provides financial support to enable any team member to pursue further education.