17 September 2012

William (Bill) Crosbie joins SYSTRA as CEO of the US subsidiary

SYSTRA, a world leader in rail and mass transit engineering, has announced the appointment of William (Bill) Crosbie, as CEO of its US subsidiary, reporting to Pierre Verzat CEO of SYSTRA group.

William Crosbie will be responsible for leading the overall expansion and strategic development of SYSTRA in the US market.

William Crosbie is a professional engineer with more than 25 years of experience in the railroad industry. Before joining SYSTRA, William Crosbie was Vice President of Railroad Programs and Deputy Sector Manager at Parsons. As prior experience he served as Chief Operating Officer of Amtrak, where he directed the transportation, engineering (infrastructure), mechanical (rolling stock), police and security, environmental, health and safety functions.

He will be based in New York City on October 1rst.

« Bill will combine its expertise and skills with those of our local teams to lead and implement SYSTRA strategic plan in the US market », Pierre Verzat commented, « his arrival is a clear sign of SYSTRA’s commitment and support to the US operations and of its goal to grow significantly in the US. The US market is a key element of SYSTRA’s plan for growth. »

Anne Forges, Communications Director
Phone : +33 1 70 98 43 37

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