All People articles – Page 9

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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.

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    Jim Squires

    2015-04-09T07:40:00Z

    Current Norfolk Southern President Jim Squires will succeed Wick Moorman as CEO on June 1. Squires will continue as President, while Moorman is to retain his duties as Executive Chairman of the board.

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    Javid Gurbanov

    2015-04-01T15:25:00Z

    Javid Gurbanov has been appointed Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways. He succeeds Arif Asgarov , who has become Deputy Minister of Transport.

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    GE names President

    2015-03-31T07:55:00Z

    GE Transportation has appointed Thomas Konditi to head its Sub-Saharan Africa business as President & CEO. Having joined GE in 1994 he was most recently Chief Financial Officer of GE Africa, with responsibility for an operation spanning 25 countries. Konditi succeeds Tim Schweikert , who is moving to head ...

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    MTR Corp selects CEO

    2015-03-25T10:42:00Z

    MTR Corp has announced the appointment of Lincoln Leong as CEO for a three-year term. Having joined the company as Finance Director in 2002, Leong moved up through the ranks and has been serving as Acting CEO since Jay Walder ’s departure last July.

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    Mike Lowenger

    2015-03-24T09:28:00Z

    The Railway Association of Canada has created a new position of Chief Safety Culture Officer, appointing its Vice-President of Operations & Regulatory Affairs, Mike Lowenger , to the role.

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    Dr Ben Möbius

    2015-03-20T15:53:00Z

    Dr Ben Möbius , currently at lobbying group BDI, is to succeed Dr Ronald Pörner as head of the German railway industry association VDB on July 1.

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    Ajay Shukla

    2015-03-20T15:51:00Z

    The Indian Railway Board has appointed Ajay Shukla as Member, Traffic; he also retains his current post as Additional Member (Commercial).

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    Miroslav Fukan

    2015-03-18T15:15:00Z

    Miroslav Fukan , Executive Director of OLTIS Group, has joined the UNIFE Presiding Board, currently chaired by Bombardier Transportation President Lutz Bertling .

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    Alhaji Bamanga Tukur

    2015-03-17T15:11:00Z

    President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed Alhaji Bamanga Tukur as Chairman of Nigerian Railway Corp. Until recently, Tukur served as National Chairman of the ruling People’s Democratic Party.

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    Long-standing Bombardier chief retires

    2015-03-17T15:08:00Z

    Laurent Beaudoin has retired as Chairman of Bombardier Inc after more than half a century at the helm, although he will stay on as Chairman Emeritus. He is succeeded by Alain Bellemare , whose has enjoyed an 18-year career at United Technologies, most recently as President & CEO of ...

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    UP elects CEO

    2015-03-13T16:50:00Z

    Formerly Union Pacific’s President & Chief Operating Officer, Lance Fritz was elected in February to the post of President & CEO, succeeding John Koraleski who became Executive Chairman. Fritz was Executive Vice-President, Operations, from 2010 to 2014, and previously served as Vice-President, Labor Relations.

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    Mark Hughes

    2015-02-23T15:14:00Z

    Mark Hughes has moved from London to Sydney to lead the Australasian business at engineering consultancy Interfleet.