David L. Cunningham
President and CEO, FedEx Express.
He is responsible for the leadership of the FedEx Express group, which includes FedEx Express and TNT Express. He also serves on the Strategic Management Committee of FedEx Corp., which sets the strategic direction for the FedEx enterprise.
Previously, Cunningham was chief operating officer and president, international, for FedEx Express.
Cunningham joined FedEx Express in 1982 in operations. In 1989, he became manager of international financial planning and control for the Asia Pacific region. In 1992, he became the corporate managing director of worldwide financial planning in the U.S.
In 1994, he returned to APAC as CFO and vice president of Finance, and later, regional vice president of FedEx in the South Pacific.
In 1999, Cunningham became regional president of the FedEx Express Asia Pacific region in Hong Kong, a position he held for 15 years.
He is a member of the Board of Governors of Junior Achievement Worldwide, a board member of the U.S.-China Business Council, and a board member of Christian Brothers University.
Cunningham holds a master’s degree in marketing and a Bachelor of Science (Finance) from the University of Memphis.
David L. Cunningham will speak in session 7 “New Frontiers in Trade”.