MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- FedEx Corp. has announced that Henry J. Maier will succeed David F. Rebholz as president and CEO of FedEx Ground, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. Rebholz is retiring effective May 31, 2013. Maier has more than 30 years experience in the transportation industry, including more than 25 years at FedEx companies. He currently serves as Executive Vice President at FedEx Ground, with responsibility for all strategic planning, corporate communications and contractor relations. Earlier in his FedEx career he held a series of leadership positions in logistics, sales, marketing and automation.
In his new position, Maier will be responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of the FedEx Ground segment, which includes FedEx Ground, FedEx Home Delivery and FedEx SmartPost. He will also serve on the Strategic Management Committee of FedEx Corporation.