President and CEO, FedEx SupplyChain
Craig Simon is President and Chief Executive Officer of FedEx SupplyChain, which helps customers turn supply chain management into a competitive strategy through specialty services including critical inventory logistics, fulfillment services, transportation management, cold chain solutions and crossdock and dock services.
Prior to his current position, Simon served as Vice President of FedEx Solutions for FedEx Services. In this role, he led a team of logistics and business consultants who worked with FedEx Sales, Operations and Automation to design and execute supply chain solutions tailored to each customer’s needs. Simon’s focus included developing resources to create improved efficiencies and competitive advantages in the sales process.
Before joining FedEx in 1999, Simon was a business advisor for Andersen Consulting, where he worked with Fortune 500 companies focusing on supply chain strategy development and operations improvement efforts in the consumer products, retail, food and high-tech industries. In addition, he developed a successful health care information start-up company in the Silicon Valley.
Simon earned two degrees from the University of Notre Dame, including a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in History. Simon is certified in production and inventory management (CPIM) from the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS). He and his family live in Memphis, Tenn.