FedEx International Leadership: President, Asia Pacific Division, FedEx Express
Karen Reddington is president of the Asia Pacific Division of FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation company.
In this role, which Reddington took up in January 2015, she heads up Asia Pacific from its headquarters in Hong Kong. Reddington is responsible for leading the FedEx Express business across the region, including overall planning and implementation of corporate strategies and operations across more than 30 countries and territories with about 29,000 team members, including TNT team members.
Reddington’s career with FedEx Express began in 1997 as an operations research advisor in Hong Kong. In 2002, she was appointed managing director of network planning. In 2007, she assumed the role of managing director of planning and engineering.
Most recently, Reddington was regional vice president, South Pacific. She served in that role between 2011 and 2014.
Reddington is currently serving as the board chair of JA Asia Pacific, as well as being on the Board of Governors of JA Worldwide. In addition, she serves as the secretary of the International Women’s Forum and sits on the Board of Governors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.