BOMBARDIER: Danny Di Perna has been appointed President of Bombardier Transportation, Bombardier Inc announced on February 7, after Laurent Troger stepped down as to ‘pursue opportunities outside the company’.
Di Perna joined Bombardier in 2018, and most recently led the Aerostructures & Engineering Services segment. He is succeeded in this role by Paul Sislian.
Di Perna ‘is an exceptional and engaging leader with a proven record of leading complex industrial organisations’, said Alain Bellemare, President & CEO of Bombardier Inc. ‘His demonstrated success driving operational efficiency, improving quality and delighting customers make him the right person to follow Laurent’.
Previous Chief Technology Officer, Troger had been named President of Bombardier Transportation following the departure of Lutz Bertling in December 2015.