Michael L. Eskew

Michael L. Eskew

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

United Parcel Service, Inc.

Michael L. Eskew is the retired chairman and chief executive officer of United Parcel Service, Inc., a position he held from January 2002 until December 2007. He was elected to the board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company in 2008.

A native of Vincennes, Indiana, Eskew graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering. He also completed the advanced management program at the Wharton School of Business.

Eskew serves as the chairman of the board of trustees of The Annie E. Casey Foundation, which is the country’s largest foundation dedicated to disadvantaged youth. He also serves on the boards of directors of the 3M Corporation, IBM Corporation and Allstate Corporation.