CSX Appoints New Executives to Leadership Team

CSX Corp. has announced a trio of new roles for its executive team.

Mark Wallace has been appointed executive vice president sales and marketing and Diana Sorfleet has been appointed executive vice president and chief administrative officer.

Wallace began his railroad career at CN in January 1995 as an analyst in the taxation and treasury function to assist on CN’s very successful initial public offering. He left CP in January 2017 to join CSX in March 2017.

Sorfleet joined CSX in June 2011 after many years in human resources with Exelon, most recently as vice president of diversity and development. In 2016, she was recognized by Black Enterprise as one of the most influential, highest-ranking executives leading diversity initiatives among the nation’s largest companies. Sorfleet was also recognized by Diversity MBA in 2012 as a Top 100 under 50 Diverse Executives.

Kevin Boone, who previously reported to Wallace will continue as CSX’s vice president corporate affairs and chief investor relations officer. He will assume responsibility for the corporate communications function reporting to James Foote.

Boone has worked in the finance industry for over 15 years including investment banking at Merrill Lynch in the mergers and acquisitions group and equity research at Morgan Stanley. Before joining CSX, Boone worked as a senior equity research analyst at Janus Capital where he covered the industrial and transportation sectors.

All appointments are effective immediately.

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