Robert Johnson was appointed as Executive Vice-President, Operations in April 2016. In this role, Robert has overall operational responsibility for CP's rail network, including aspects of operational safety, service, engineering and mechanical services in both Canada and the U.S.
Previous to this appointment, Robert was CP's Vice-President Operations, Southern Region.
Mr. Johnson's railroad career spans 32 years with BNSF where he held successively more responsible roles in operations, transportation, engineering, and service excellence. His most recent position at BNSF was General Manager, Northwest Division, overseeing day-to-day operations for that region.