All People articles – Page 6

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    Stefano Siragusa

    2016-03-15T09:26:00Z

    Previously Managing Director of signalling supplier Ansaldo STS, Stefano Siragusa has joined Milano automated metro concessionaire Metro 5 SpA as President.

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    Laurent Bouyer

    2016-03-14T10:28:00Z

    Bombardier Transportation has named Laurent Bouyer as President of its French business. He retains his existing role as Head of Continental Projects for western Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

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    Isabel Dedring

    2016-03-11T13:44:00Z

    Currently London’s Deputy Mayor for Transport, Isabel Dedring is to join Arup on March 21 as its Global Transport Leader.

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    Carlo Borghini

    2016-03-10T09:39:00Z

    Carlo Borghini has been nominated as the first Executive Director of the Shift2Rail joint undertaking. A former Deputy Executive Director of the aviation research programme Sesar, Borghini would serve an initial five-year term subject to final ratification of his appointment.

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    Ivanov to lead FPK

    2016-03-07T11:03:00Z

    A raft of changes to the management positions at Russian Railways was announced in late January. Following the promotion of Mikhail Akulov (photo) to the position of Vice-President, Peter Ivanov is to succeed him as head of the Federal Passenger Company, RZD’s inter-city business unit. Victor Golomolzin ...

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    Changes at SBB

    2016-03-03T14:07:00Z

    Currently Vice-Chair of the Management Board, Monika Ribar (photo) is to take up the role of President of Swiss national railway SBB from June 15. A former Chief Executive of freight forwarding company Panalpina World Transport, Ribar is expected to be closely involved in discussions over the future direction ...

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    Joe Boardman

    2016-01-12T10:01:00Z

    Joe Boardman has informed Amtrak‘s Board of Directors and employees that he intends to retire as President & CEO in September.

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    Peter Ewen

    2016-01-08T14:05:00Z

    MTR Corp has named Peter Ewen as Engineering Director, with effect from February 22. In this post he will head a new Engineering Division to be established in the early part of this year.

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    Mohammad Jamshed

    2016-01-07T11:47:00Z

    Previously General Manager of the Northeast Frontier Railway, Mohammad Jamshed has been appointed Member, Traffic, at the Indian Railway Board.

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    Peter Laier

    2016-01-06T09:48:00Z

    Knorr-Bremse has selected Peter Laier to join the Executive Board as head of the Commercial Vehicle Systems division. He succeeds Klaus Deller , who held the post in an interim capacity in addition to his role as Chairman of the Executive Board.

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    Elizabeth de Jong

    2016-01-05T16:12:00Z

    The UK’s Rail Delivery Group has appointed Elizabeth de Jong as Director of Policy. Having joined RDG in April, she had been Acting Director of Policy since mid-October following the departure of Nick Ellins .

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    Troger to lead Bombardier

    2015-12-23T16:21:00Z

    Bombardier has appointed Laurent Troger as President of Bombardier Transportation in succession to Lutz Bertling , who stepped down on December 8 to pursue other career opportunities. Most recently Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer, Troger joined Bombardier in 2004 as Vice-President, Services for Europe, having previously held ...

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    FS names CEO

    2015-12-23T16:18:00Z

    Renato Mazzoncini has been appointed as CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane. Formerly CEO of FS subsidiary Busitalia, he replaces Michele Mario Elia , who resigned on November 26 along with Chairman Marcello Messori and the entire FS board. The new board appointed by a shareholders meeting ...

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    Dr Bernd Bohr

    2015-12-14T08:53:00Z

    Heinz Hermann Thiele is to step down as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Knorr-Bremse in March next year. He will be succeeded by Dr Bernd Bohr (photo), who until 2013 was Chairman of the Automotive Group at Robert Bosch GmbH.

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    Victoria McManus

    2015-12-09T16:42:00Z

    Reporting to Chairman & CEO William Furman , Victoria McManus has taken up the new position of Executive Vice-President & Chief Strategic Officer at The Greenbrier Companies.

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    Sabrina Soussan

    2015-12-08T10:40:00Z

    Following the departure of Jürgen Wilder to DB Schenker Rail, Sabrina Soussan has been named as Chief Executive of the High Speed & Commuter Rail business unit at Siemens Mobility.

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    Sarah Feinberg

    2015-12-07T11:11:00Z

    Having been nominated by President Barack Obama in July, Sarah Feinber g was confirmed as head of the Federal Railroad Administration by the Senate in a vote on October 28. She had been acting FRA Administrator since January.

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    Sharon Dijksma

    2015-12-04T09:45:00Z

    Sharon Dijksma was appointed as State Secretary at the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure & Environment with effect from November 3. She replaces Wilma Mansveld , who resigned following the publication of a critical report into the Fyra high speed train debacle.

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    Hakim heads back across the Hudson

    2015-12-01T09:28:00Z

    New York MTA Chairman Thomas Prendergast confirmed on November 17 that Veronique Hakim would become the eighth permanent president of New York City Transit with effect from December 28. Hakim becomes the first woman to run the New York Subway, as well as overseeing the city’s bus and ...

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    Michael Clausecker

    2015-11-20T11:33:00Z

    Michael Clausecker , formerly Chairman of Bombardier Deutschland, has been appointed CEO of Düsseldorf light rail operator Rheinbahn AG. He will take over in March, succeeding Dirk Biesenbach .