US transportation company, CSX, has announced a number of management changes following the departure of Oscar Munoz, who has been named President and CEO of airline, United Continental. Munoz had been President and Chief Operating Officer at CSX.
Clarence Gooden will take up the role of President of CSX, overseeing both operations and sales and marketing. His previous position as Executive Vice President and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer will be taken by Fredrik Eliasson, who was previously Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Frank Lonegro will assume the role vacated by Eliasson, while Cindy Sanborn will take up the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of CSX Transportation Inc.
Fredrik Eliasson has appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer from his previous position as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
"We sincerely congratulate Oscar on his appointment to United and the opportunity to lead another outstanding transportation company," said Michael J. Ward, Chairman and CEO of CSX. "I look forward to leading this dynamic team and have every confidence in our ability to deliver a compelling future for CSX.”
Edited by Jonathan Rowland.
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