Canadian Pacific has appointed Michael Redeker vice president and chief information officer for the railway, effective October 15, 2012. He will report directly to President and CEO E. Hunter Harrison.
In that role, he will be responsible for “redefining CP’s future strategic information technology (IT) roadmap, improving asset utilization, market growth, shipment management, and employee productivity,” the company said.
Redeker was most recently chief information officer at ATB Financial. He also spent 11 years at IBM Canada. Redeker is a graduate of Northern Alberta Institute of Technology.