President and CEO, FedEx Freight

Michael L. Ducker serves as a member of BPC’s Executive Council on Infrastructure. He is president and CEO of FedEx Freight. Ducker provides strategic direction for the corporation’s less-than-truckload (LTL) companies throughout North America and for FedEx Custom Critical, a leading carrier of time-sensitive, critical shipments.


During his FedEx career, he was chief operating officer of FedEx Express and president of its international business, president of FedEx Express Asia Pacific in Hong Kong for four years and led the Southeast Asia and Middle East regions from Singapore, as well as Southern Europe from Milan, Italy.


He serves on the executive committee of the American Trucking Association and as a member of the American Transportation Research Institute board of directors. In addition to being on the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations for the Obama administration, he also serves as chairman of the International Policy Committee, executive board member and vice chairman of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and as a board member for the Coalition of Service Industries, The Salvation Army, Amway Corporation and International Flavors and Fragrances.


Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, he received his M.B.A. from a joint program of the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.