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Raj Subramaniam receives Horatio Alger Award

Chair of the FedEx Strategic Management Committee, Subramaniam has more than three decade of industry experience at FedEx

Indian Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu with FedEx CEO Raj Subramaniam during the event. Image - Twitter/@SandhuTaranjitS

Indian-origin CEO Raj Subramaniam was conferred with the prestigious 2023 Horatio Alger Award along with twelve other distinguished business leaders at the 76th Horatio Alger Award Induction Ceremonies in Washington, D.C. on April 1, 2023.

Each year, the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization, honors present outstanding leaders who have displayed extraordinary perseverance in overcoming challenges with the Award.

In his congratulatory message to Subramaniam, Indian Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu tweeted, “Happy to see the journey of a young man from Thiruvananthapuram to Tennessee, which also underlines the potential of India-U.S.partnership, felicitated at the iconic event.”

President and CEO of FedEx Corporation, Subramaniam serves on the board of directors of FedEx Corporation, the Procter & Gamble Company, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s China Center Advisory Board, FIRST, the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum, and the U.S.-China Business Council. He is also a member of the U.S.-India CEO Forum.

Raj Subramaniam at the event. Image - Twiter/ Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.

An IIT alumnus,t he CEO earned a master's degree in chemical engineering from Syracuse University and a master’s degree in business administration from The University of Texas at Austin.