FedEx names former NSA leader to board

The board of directors of FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX) said it has elected John C. Inglis as a director.

The board also appointed Inglis as a member of its Information Technology Oversight and Nominating & Governance Committees.

Inglis is currently the Robert and Mary M. Looker Distinguished Visiting Professor of Cyber Studies at the US Naval Academy. He retired in 2014 as the deputy director and senior civilian leader of the National Security Agency. Inglis is a 1976 graduate of the US Air Force Academy and holds advanced degrees in engineering and computer science from Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University and The George Washington University.

FedEx provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of USD48 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand.