CSX picks Joseph R. Hinrichs
CSX Corp., one of the USA’s major transportation suppliers, has announced that, as part of a planned succession process, its board of directors has appointed seasoned executive Joseph R. Hinrichs as the company’s new president and CEO, effective today, 26 September 2022.
Hinrichs succeeds James M. Foote, who plans to retire as president and CEO, as well as from the board, on 26 September 2022. Foote will continue to work with the company until 31 March 2023 as an advisor to facilitate a seamless leadership transition.
Hinrichs has more than 30 years’ experience in the global automotive, manufacturing, and energy sectors, previously serving as president of Ford Motor Company’s automotive business. (cj)