CSX Announces the Appointment of Steve Fortune as Executive Vice President and Chief Digital and Technology Officer

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CSX Government Vice President and Chief Digital & Technologies Officer

Steve Fortune, formerly chief information officer at British Petroleum (BP), joins CSX Corp. as Chief Digital & Technology Officer to lead IT and harness transformative technologies that unlock growth and efficiency across the freight rail network.

Steve Fortune, previously chief data officer at British Petroleum (BP), joins CSX Corp. as Main Digital & Technology Officer to lead IT and harness transformative technologies that unlock development and performance throughout the freight rail network.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 01, 2022 (Globe NEWSWIRE) — CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) (“CSX”) introduced currently the appointment of Steve Fortune as govt vice president and main digital and engineering officer.

Mr. Fortune will direct all digital and technological innovation operations and scheduling for CSX, and will target on harnessing transformative systems to unlock progress and allow continued performance throughout the company.

James M. Foote, CSX president and main govt officer said: “We are happy to announce the appointment of Steve Fortune and welcome him to CSX’s executive management staff. CSX is targeted on escalating by means of innovation and remaining a leader in the transportation market. Steve’s exceptional leadership and technological practical experience that he attained in the course of his a few-ten years tenure at BP will be a must have as we pursue our tactic to travel sustainable advancement at CSX.”

Prior to this appointment, Mr. Fortune used 30 several years at BP, most recently as chief details officer (CIO) of the world BP Team. Previously, he held positions as CIO and vice president for BP’s Upstream oil and fuel small business, and also served as a regional CIO. He started his BP occupation as a chemical and procedure engineer right before relocating into operations management and transitioning into details know-how in 2003.

Mr. Fortune is a graduate of the CIO of the Upcoming system at Boston College and the University of California, Berkeley. He acquired his bachelor’s diploma in chemical engineering from Loughborough College in England.

About CSX

CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a leading transportation company. It presents rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload companies and answers to consumers across a broad array of markets, such as electrical power, industrial, design, agricultural, and client merchandise. For just about 200 several years, CSX has played a vital part in the nation’s financial growth and industrial progress. Its community connects every single important metropolitan place in the japanese United States, wherever just about two-thirds of the nation’s population resides. It also back links more than 230 brief-line railroads and additional than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with big population facilities and farming towns alike. A lot more information about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at www.csx.com.

Matthew Korn, CFA, Investor Relations

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