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Chutta Ratnathicam

Senior Vice President
CNF Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Emery Worldwide

Chutta Ratnathicam, 53, is a senior vice president of CNF Inc. and chief executive officer of Emery Worldwide, a $2.6-billion subsidiary of CNF Inc. that provides global air and ocean freight, customs brokerage, and logistics services internationally. CNF is a $6-billion management company of global supply chain services with business activities in more than 200 countries.

As Emery’s chief executive, Mr. Ratnathicam has overall executive responsibility for the day-to-day management and long-term strategic planning of Emery Worldwide, Emery Global Logistics, Emery Customs Brokerage and Emery Ocean Services. Mr. Ratnathicam also provides leadership for Emery Worldwide Airlines and Emery Expedite!.

Mr. Ratnathicam has been in his current position since 2000. A 20-year veteran of the freight transportation business, he previously served as CNF’s chief financial officer where he was responsible for corporate finance, business planning, treasury operations, financial reporting, taxes, internal controls, information technology and administration for the parent corporation and its subsidiaries.

Mr. Ratnathicam joined CNF in 1977 as a corporate auditor with management experience at public accounting and various industrial firms in the United States, Asia and Africa. He subsequently advanced through several increasingly responsible financial positions and, in 1991, he was promoted to vice president-international for Emery Worldwide. In that capacity, he was responsible for Emery's international organization and played a key role in profitably expanding the company’s international business, from 25 to 42 percent of Emery’s total sales, during his six year tenure.

Mr. Ratnathicam is a member of the American Institute of Certified Management Accountants, the Sri Lanka Institute of Chartered Accountants, the Conference Board’s “Council of Financial Executives” and the San Francisco Financial Executives Institute.

Mr. Ratnathicam is based at Emery Worldwide’s headquarters in Redwood City, Calif. A native of Colombo, Sri Lanka, he graduated from the Royal College in Sri Lanka in 1967, and earned his MBA from the University of Portland in 1973. He also completed the Columbia University Executive Program in Business Administration.

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