All People articles – Page 8

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    Paul Plummer

    2015-09-07T13:49:00Z

    Paul Plummer, Group Strategy Director of Network Rail, has been appointed Chief Executive of the UK’s Rail Delivery Group and the Association of Train Operating Companies. Plummer has been one of the two Network Rail members of the RDG since its inception in 2011, and will take up the ...

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    Oliver Christian Feicks

    2015-09-07T13:44:00Z

    Oliver Christian Feicks has been appointed Chairman of the management board of rolling stock energy absorption technology company Axtone with effect from September 1, replacing Marcin Kowalczyk who has decided to step down after 10 years. Feicks was previously Managing Director & Chief Sales Officer at GHH Radsatz International Holding, ...

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    Richard Hunter

    2015-09-02T14:52:00Z

    Richard Hunter has been named Managing Director & Head of Projects for Bombardier UK, replacing interim MD Noel Travers .

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    Danny Broad

    2015-08-27T14:21:00Z

    Danny Broad will take over as CEO of the Australasian Railway Association from October 1. He replaces Bryan Nye who stepped down in April.

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    Beth Caruso to lead AREMA

    2015-08-26T13:53:00Z

    Elizabeth S Caruso has been appointed as Executive Director & CEO of the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association with effect from September 1. She succeeds Larry Etherton , who has been serving as Interim Executive Director since the retirement of Charles H Emely in 2014. Caruso joined ...

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    Belozerov joins RZD as Yakunin stands down

    2015-08-26T09:34:00Z

    Oleg Belozerov was formally appointed as President & CEO of Russian Railways by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on August 20. Formerly First Deputy Minister of Transport, he succeeeds Vladimir Yakunin , who had announced two days earlier that he planned to enter politics.

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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.