All People articles – Page 14

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    Kirby to lead HS2 construction

    2014-01-28T14:27:00Z

    Network Rail’s Managing Director, Infrastructure Projects, Simon Kirby is to join UK high speed rail promoter HS2 Ltd in June as the project edges closer towards the delivery phase. Kirby will join HS2 Ltd in June before taking over as Chief Executive, Construction, in September. Reporting to Kirby, current ...

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    Claude Solard

    2014-01-24T09:28:00Z

    Claude Solard has been appointed Deputy Director General, Equipment, at SNCF and has also joined the Executive Committee.

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    Neil Walker

    2014-01-24T09:24:00Z

    Neil Walker has joined MTR Corp from Bombardier Transport­ation as European Business Development Executive; he reports to CEO, European Business, Jeremy Long .

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    Radim Novak

    2014-01-07T16:44:00Z

    Radim Novak , formerly Chief Executive of Veolia Transport Central Europe, has been appointed Managing Director of Arriva’s Central & Eastern European region.

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    Bart Demosky

    2013-12-23T09:32:00Z

    Bart Demosky has been appointed Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer of Canadian Pacific, succeeding Brian Grassby .

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    Bienkowska heads ministry

    2013-12-20T09:39:00Z

    Poland's Minister for Regional Development Elzbieta Bienkowska has been appointed to head up the Transport and Regional Development ministries, which have been combined following the resignation of former Transport Minister Slawomir Nowak in November. Zbigniew Rynasiewicz and Adam Zdzieblo have been appointed Secretaries of State ...

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    Carl Ice

    2013-12-18T10:00:00Z

    Carl Ice becomes President & CEO of BNSF Railway on January 1, taking over the Chief Executive’s role from Chairman & CEO Matthew Rose who becomes Executive Chairman. Ice was previously President & Chief Operating Officer at BNSF, having been named President in 1995 after managing the merger ...

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    Pere Calvet

    2013-10-23T13:22:00Z

    Pere Calvet , Director General of Spanish operator FGC, has been named President of UITP’s Metro Assembly.

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    Chris Fenton

    2013-10-16T10:36:00Z

    Chris Fenton , formerly Director of Marketing & Strategy at Amey, will succeed Len Porter as Chief Executive of the UK’s Rail Safety & Standards Board on January 6.

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    Frank Gropengiesser

    2013-10-14T10:43:00Z

    Dr Frank Gropengiesser is to succeed Dr Norbert Klapper as CEO of Voith Turbo’s Rail Division and a member of its management board on November 1; he joins from Knorr-Bremse, where he is currently CEO of the European Rail Business Unit.

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    Russell Stokes

    2013-10-11T10:30:00Z

    Russell Stokes became President & CEO of GE Transportation on October 1, succeeding Lorenzo Simonelli who moves to GE Oil & Gas.

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    Mark Carne

    2013-10-04T09:49:00Z

    Mark Carne has been appointed Chief Executive of UK infrastructure manager Network Rail. Formerly Executive Vice-President, Middle East & North Africa, at Royal Dutch Shell, he is due to join the company on January 6 before replacing Sir David Higgins , who is to become Chairman of HS2 ...

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    Cornu heads up SNCB

    2013-09-30T15:20:00Z

    Former Alcatel President Jozef Cornu has been confirmed as CEO of Belgian national rail operator SNCB. His predecessor, Marc Descheemaecker , left on September 1 to become President of Brussels Airport, and the CEO of SNCB Holding Jannie Haek is also standing down to head the country’s national lottery. ...

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    Bill Fullerton

    2013-09-26T10:45:00Z

    Bill Fullerton has succeeded Larry Kelterborn as President of Interfleet Technology’s North American operation. Kelterborn will stay on in an advisory capacity.

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    Elizabeth Dipuo Peters

    2013-09-26T10:43:00Z

    Elizabeth Dipuo Peters has succeeded Dikobe Ben Martins as South Africa’s Minister of Transport.

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    Isabelle Balestra

    2013-09-26T10:42:00Z

    Isabelle Balestra has joined Keolis as General Counsel and Director of Contractual Relations.

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    Alex Wishnitzer

    2013-09-26T10:41:00Z

    Alex Wishnitzer has been appointed Chairman of NTA, the state-owned company in charge of the design and construction of Tel Aviv’s mass transit system.

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    Klaus Dieter Rennert

    2013-09-26T10:39:00Z

    Klaus Dieter Rennert has been appointed Chief Executive for Europe and Corporate Officer of Hitachi Ltd. Continuing in his post of CEO of Hitachi Power Europe, he also becomes Chairman of Hitachi Europe Ltd, succeeding Sir Stephen Gomersall , now Deputy Chairman while continuing as a Director of Hitachi ...

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    Zelený takes over at CD

    2013-09-26T10:37:00Z

    Following the appointment of Zdenek Žák as the Czech Republic's Minister of Transport, several personnel changes have been made within senior management at state railway CD and its freight arm CD Cargo. Petr Žaluda , Chairman & General Manager of CD, was dismissed from all his positions on July ...

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    Expert panel gets to work

    2013-09-26T10:29:00Z

    UIC Director of Passenger & High Speed Rail Ignacio Barrón de Angoiti (photo) is to chair an expert panel of academics and railway professionals set up by Spain's Ministry of Development. Due to report back within six months, the group is to consider areas including regulation, safety and possible ...