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 started 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 26,000 employees.
Reddington’s career with FedEx Express began in 1997 as an operations research advisor in Hong Kong. In 2002, she was appointed managing director, 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 vice chair of JA Asia Pacific and the secretary of the International Women’s Forum. She also sits on the Board of Governors of the America Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.