CSX Executive Vice President and Main Digital & Technological know-how Officer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 01, 2022 (World NEWSWIRE) — CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) (“CSX”) declared today the appointment of Steve Fortune as executive vice president and chief digital and technological innovation officer.
Mr. Fortune will direct all digital and engineering operations and setting up for CSX, and will concentrate on harnessing transformative technologies to unlock expansion and enable ongoing effectiveness throughout the enterprise.
James M. Foote, CSX president and chief executive officer explained: “We are delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Fortune and welcome him to CSX’s government management group. CSX is concentrated on growing by means of innovation and staying a leader in the transportation marketplace. Steve’s excellent management and complex knowledge that he obtained during his a few-decade tenure at BP will be a must have as we go after our tactic to push sustainable progress at CSX.”
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Fortune spent 30 decades at BP, most lately as chief information officer (CIO) of the global BP Group. Beforehand, he held positions as CIO and vice president for BP’s Upstream oil and fuel business enterprise, and also served as a regional CIO. He began his BP career as a chemical and procedure engineer right before moving into functions management and transitioning into info know-how in 2003.
Mr. Fortune is a graduate of the CIO of the Future software at Boston College and the College of California, Berkeley. He attained his bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Loughborough College in England.
CSX, based mostly in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation business. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload companies and methods to clients across a broad array of markets, which include electrical power, industrial, building, agricultural, and purchaser products and solutions. For virtually 200 decades, CSX has played a vital job in the nation’s economic enlargement and industrial improvement. Its community connects just about every main metropolitan place in the japanese United States, where by almost two-thirds of the nation’s populace resides. It also inbound links far more than 230 quick-line railroads and additional than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and farming towns alike. More facts about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at www.csx.com.
Matthew Korn, CFA, Investor Relations
Bryan Tucker, Company Communications