All People articles – Page 8

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    Henrik Falk

    2015-08-06T11:27:00Z

    Henrik Falk has been named as the next Chief Executive of metro operator Hamburger Hochbahn AG. Formerly Finance & Operations Director for Berlin’s BVG, he will succeed Günter Elste who is due to retire with effect from February 1 2016.

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    Neil Robertson

    2015-08-05T11:15:00Z

    Neil Robertson has been appointed Chief Executive of the UK’s National Skills Academy for Railway Engineering, succeeding Gil Howarth who is re-establishing his former Howarth & Co Consultancy.

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    Vashishta Johri

    2015-08-03T08:13:00Z

    Vashishta Johri has taken charge as General Manager of India’s Southern Railway.

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    Andrew Reardon

    2015-07-30T14:05:00Z

    Andrew Reardon has been elected Chairman of Canadian Pacific, while Anthony Melman succeeds him as Chairman of the CP Finance Committee.

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    Arkady Dvorkovich

    2015-07-27T08:38:00Z

    Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich has been appointed Chairman of RZD.

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    Hendy heads to NR

    2015-07-24T11:12:00Z

    Sir Peter Hendy , who had served as Commissioner of Transport for London since February 2006, took over as Chairman of UK infrastructure manager Network Rail on July 17, replacing Prof Richard Parry-Jones . Former Eurostar Chairman Richard Brown has been appointed as Special Director, and will report directly ...

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    Ragna Forslund

    2015-07-15T14:44:00Z

    Legal Director Ragna Forslund has taken over as Acting CEO of Stockholm transport authority SL following the resignation on May 25 of Anders Lindström , who had been convicted of shoplifting in Hong Kong.

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    Chris Conway

    2015-07-10T12:31:00Z

    Chris Conway has been appointed Group Chief Executive of Northern Ireland transport operator Translink, succeeding David Strahan on September 7.

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    Anne Berner

    2015-07-09T10:58:00Z

    Anne Berner of Finland’s Centre Party has been named Minister of Transport & Communications, replacing Paula Risikko .

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    Tim Poole

    2015-07-03T15:54:00Z

    Former Asciano Chairman Tim Poole has been nominated as the next Chairman of Aurizon. He joined the board of directors on July 1, and will take over from current Chairman John Prescott on September 1.

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    Morris Cheung

    2015-07-02T10:23:00Z

    Morris Cheung has taken up the new role of European Business Director at MTR Corp, where he will be responsible for managing the growth of the business in Europe and the Middle East. Daniel Shim succeeds him on an interim basis as Human Resources Director while a ...

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    Senior roles filled at CRRC

    2015-06-25T09:41:00Z

    Following the official launch of CRRC Corp Ltd with the completion of the merger of rolling stock manufacturers China CNR Corp and CSR Corp, CRRC held its first board meeting on June 1. Former CNR Chairman Cui Dianguo (photo) was elected Chairman of CRRC, while former CSR Chairman Zheng ...

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    Chris Dulake

    2015-06-09T10:53:00Z

    Crossrail Chief Engineer Chris Dulake has joined HS2 Ltd as Engineering Director, filling the final vacancy on the Phase One Infrastructure Executive.

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    Andrew Constance

    2015-06-08T08:39:00Z

    Andrew Constance has been appointed as Minister of Transport & Infrastructure in the New South Wales state government, succeeding Gladys Berejiklian who has moved to become state Treasurer.

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    NS CEO resigns in wake of Qbuzz bidding scandal

    2015-06-05T15:42:00Z

    NETHERLANDS: Timo Huges resigned as Chief Executive Officer of national passenger operator NS with immediate effect on June 5, after the supervisory board withdrew its confidence as further details emerged about the irregularities in the Qbuzz subsidiary’s bid for the Limburg operating contract. No severance payment will be made. ...

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    Jorge Bastos

    2015-06-05T12:53:00Z

    Brazillian President Dilma Rousseff has appointed Jorge Bastos as Director General of national transport agency ANTT.

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    Elisabeth Borne

    2015-06-03T10:49:00Z

    Elisabeth Borne has been confirmed as President of Paris transport operator RATP, following her predecessor Pierre Mongin ’s move to GDF-Suez.

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    Wilfredo Rodriguez

    2015-06-01T13:01:00Z

    Wilfredo Rodriguez has been appointed President of Uruguay's state-owned railway operator AFE in succession to María del Carmen Melo . Luis Rivero becomes Vice-President, Americo Fernandez General Manager and Fernando Valls Secretary.

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    Lead role for Boswell

    2015-05-28T15:04:00Z

    Hitachi Rail Europe Chairman Alistair Dormer has announced the appointment of Karen Boswell (photo) as Managing Director with effect from June 1. Formerly Managing Director of UK passenger operator East Coast, she succeeds Keith Jordan who is to take up an international role where he will ...

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    Michael Finger

    2015-05-28T15:02:00Z

    Supercapacitor and battery supplier Maxwell Technologies has named Michael Finger as Senior Vice-President of Global Sales.