CSX Government Vice President and Chief Digital & Technologies Officer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 01, 2022 (Globe NEWSWIRE) — CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) (“CSX”) announced these days the appointment of Steve Fortune as govt vice president and chief electronic and technologies officer.
Mr. Fortune will lead all electronic and technological innovation functions and planning for CSX, and will focus on harnessing transformative technologies to unlock expansion and enable continued efficiency across the business enterprise.
James M. Foote, CSX president and main govt officer mentioned: “We are delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Fortune and welcome him to CSX’s govt management group. CSX is centered on growing as a result of innovation and staying a chief in the transportation field. Steve’s excellent management and complex experience that he attained in the course of his a few-10 years tenure at BP will be priceless as we go after our technique to generate sustainable progress at CSX.”
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Fortune used 30 yrs at BP, most recently as main information and facts officer (CIO) of the international BP Group. Formerly, he held positions as CIO and vice president for BP’s Upstream oil and gasoline small business, and also served as a regional CIO. He began his BP job as a chemical and process engineer ahead of transferring into operations management and transitioning into data technological know-how in 2003.
Mr. Fortune is a graduate of the CIO of the Long run system at Boston University and the University of California, Berkeley. He acquired his bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Loughborough University in England.
CSX, dependent in Jacksonville, Florida, is a leading transportation company. It supplies rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload products and services and solutions to buyers across a wide array of markets, together with strength, industrial, building, agricultural, and customer items. For virtually 200 several years, CSX has played a vital part in the nation’s economic expansion and industrial progress. Its network connects each and every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where practically two-thirds of the nation’s inhabitants resides. It also hyperlinks much more than 230 small-line railroads and extra than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major inhabitants facilities and farming towns alike. Far more data about CSX Company and its subsidiaries is readily available at www.csx.com.
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