FedEx Corp has been recognised as one of the 2023 World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
FedEx is being recognised for the first time and is the only honouree in the Transportation/Trucking/Railroad industry category in 2023. This year, a total of 135 honourees were recognised spanning 19 countries and 46 industries.
FedEx Corp chief compliance officer, Justin Ross said, “This is a great honour for FedEx. We’re proud of the work our FedEx team members in the region and around the world are doing to build and maintain our strong culture of compliance, ethics and responsibility. The whole team are appreciative of this recognition.”
FedEx Express Australasia vice president, Peter Langley added, “FedEx Corp’s inclusion on the list is a testament to the team’s commitment to be trusted partners, whether to our customers or to the wider community. With reducing the environmental impacts of our operations being a business focal point as we work towards our goal of carbon neutral operations by 2040 across FedEx’s global business lines, we remain focussed on the journey and are consistently investing in talent and technology to reach this vision.”
Ethisphere CEO, Erica Salmon Byrne commented, “Organisations that commit to business integrity through robust programs and practices not only elevate standards and expectations for all, but also have better long-term performance. We continue to be inspired by the World’s Most Ethical Companies honourees and their dedication to making real impact for their stakeholders and displaying exemplary values-based leadership. Congratulations to FedEx for earning a place in the World’s Most Ethical Companies community.”