FedEx names new executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has announced that Mark R. Allen has been named executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary, effective October 1, 2017, the company said.

Allen, 61, currently based in Europe, serves as senior vice president, legal & international general counsel at FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and is responsible for all international legal, regulatory, and security matters. Allen will succeed Christine P. Richards, whose pending retirement was announced July 20, 2017.

FedEx provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of USD 60 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand.