Hassan Bouadar is the Vice President of Legal, Regulatory, and Human Resources for FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa, appointed in November 2016. Based in Dubai, Hassan is responsible for all Legal and Regulatory affairs throughout the MEISA region. MEISA covers 85 countries where he manages the legal departments of FedEx and TNT in Africa, the Middle East and India.
In April 2019, Hassan added the role of VP for Human Resources, providing executive leadership to the HR team based within the MEISA region, and managing the complex and often challenging range of local regulations that support the business, and guide the FedEx workplace and people policies.
His career with FedEx Express started in 2005 in his home country, France, as International Legal Counsel in the FedEx Legal Department in Paris. He progressed through the ranks and he moved to the Middle East (DXB) as an International Legal Advisor in 2010. In March 2013, he went back to France for a short-term assignment to manage the Southern European Legal team as an Acting Managing Director.
In September 2013, he returned back to Dubai and was promoted as Managing Director Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa. Following TNT acquisition in April 2016, Hassan was promoted to Vice President of FedEx Express and TNT Express for the MEISA region.
Hassan is a two times FedEx Five Star recipient, the company’s highest award, and holds a bachelor’s degree in Commercial and Business Law, a Diploma of Engineer Legal Counsel and a Master Degree in International Business Law and Aviation Law from the University of Toulouse, France. Hassan has been certified from the General Counsel Academy of Winmark London in 2016 and completed a certificate in Corporate Governance administered by George Washington University, Washington DC.