All People articles – Page 9

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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.

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    Suzanne Tarplee

    2015-05-28T15:00:00Z

    London-based legal practice Stephenson Harwood has seconded partner Suzanne Tarplee to high speed delivery company HS2 Ltd where she will serve as interim General Counsel and Company Secretary.

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    Sherrye Hutcherson

    2015-05-28T14:56:00Z

    Sherrye Hutcherson joined US Class I Union Pacific from Omaha Public Power District on May 4; she becomes UP’s Vice-President for Human Resources.

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    Steve Creighton

    2015-05-28T14:55:00Z

    Siemens’ UK rail automation business has named Steve Creighton as Delivery Director, Central East. He will have responsibility for a number of signalling projects in eastern England.

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    Bryan Nye

    2015-05-28T14:53:00Z

    Following a decision to separate safety agency RISSB from the Australasian Railway Association, ARA Chief Executive Bryan Nye (photo) left the organisation on April 30. Bob Herbert has been named Interim Chair to oversee a review of ARA’s role and status within the industry.

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    Lucky moves on

    2015-05-28T14:51:00Z

    The Chief Executive of Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa Lucky Montana has revealed that he will not seek to renew his contract with the operator when it ends in March 2016. Speaking to local media, Montana said that his decision to leave PRASA was partly a result of ...

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    Oliver Kraft

    2015-04-17T08:41:00Z

    House of Logistics & Mobility Managing Director and former DB Netz CEO Oliver Kraft has joined Voestalpine BWG as CEO.

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    Manuela Hutter Chalmers

    2015-04-17T08:39:00Z

    Manuela Hutter Chalmers has been named Head of Finance & HR at Swiss railway Südostbahn.

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    Art Leahy

    2015-04-13T08:48:00Z

    Having spent six years at the helm of Los Angeles transport authority Metro, Art Leahy is to take up the post of CEO at Southern California commuter rail operator Metrolink on April 20.