Former Delta Air Lines chief Richard Anderson named CEO of Amtrak

Former Delta Air Lines Inc. CEO Richard Anderson is going from planes to trains.

D.C.-based Amtrak said Monday it has named Anderson as the nationwide rail network’s next president and CEO. The former chief executive officer of both Delta (NYSE: DAL) and Northwest Airlines will begin his role on July 12.

To ensure a smooth transition, Anderson will serve in a co-CEO capacity with current CEO Wick Moorman through Dec. 31, 2017, at which time Moorman will become an adviser to the company. Moorman…



Author: Baltimore Checkbook

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