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George C. Woodward

George Woodward

Executive Vice President (Retired)
Southern Pacific Transportation

ITI Board President



Background

George  Woodward was Executive Vice President-Chief Commercial Officer with Southern Pacific Transportation Company (now part of Union Pacific) where he held various operating, marketing and engineering positions.  Prior to that he was Vice President-Marketing with Consolidated Rail Corporation and a member of the senior management team that led the initial public offering of Conrail. He was Senior Vice President with ALK Technologies, Inc. (recently acquired by Trimble Navigation) and provided financial advisory and valuation studies for numerous major rail industry mergers and restructurings. Woodward is currently a lead Director and Chair-Audit Committee with the Board of the Philadelphia Belt Line Railroad and a former member of the Board of Directors of TTX Company, a transportation equipment management firm and former Director and member of the Audit Committee at IVANS Company, an insurance industry information exchange. He served as a Captain in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He holds a BS in Physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA with a major in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.