Frederick Wallace Smith is a businessperson who founded FedEx Corp. and who has been at the helm of 8 different companies. Mr. Smith holds the position of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of FedEx Corp., Chairman of Federal Express Corp. (a subsidiary of FedEx Corp.) and Co-Chairman at The Energy Security Leadership Council.
He is also Co-Chairman of The French-American Business Council, Member of The Business Council, Member of National Aviation Hall of Fame, Inc. and Member of The Business Roundtable and on the board of 5 other companies.
In his past career he held the position of Chairman-Governors Board at Airlines for America, Inc., Chairman-Governors Board at International Air Transport Association, Manager at Pilot Co., Chairman for Federal Express Corp., Officer at United States Marine Corps and Chairman at US-China Business Council.
He received an undergraduate degree from Yale University.