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Laird Pitz


Senior Vice-President and ​Chief Ri​​​sk Officer​​

Laird Pitz, a Vietnam War veteran and former FBI special agent, is a 40-year career professional who has directed strategic and operational risk mitigation, security and crisis management functions for companies operating in a wide range of fields including defence, logistics, and transportation. Laird joined CP in the spring of 2014 as Vice-President Risk Management and Security. 

Laird is responsible for risk management, police services, U.S and Canada casualty and general claims, environmental risk, field safety and systems, disability management and forensic audit investigations.