FedEx Corp. said Henry Maier will succeed David Rebholz as CEO of the company’s FedEx Ground unit, which provides small-package delivery services.
Maier has more than 30 years of experience in the transportation industry, including more than 25 years at FedEx companies, and currently serves as executive vice president at FedEx Ground.
Rebholz, who has been with FedEx for 37 years, will retire on May 31, the company said in a statement.
In his new position, Maier will be responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of the unit, which includes FedEx Ground, FedEx Home Delivery and FedEx SmartPost. He will also serve on FedEx Corp.’s management committee.
FedEx Corp. is ranked No. 2 on the Transport Topics 100 listing of U.S. and Canadian for-hire carriers.