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John R. Nussrallah

John Nussrallah

Senior Vice President and Principal

DTI Board Member


John Nussrallah is currently the senior vice president and principal of TranSystems in Fort Worth, Texas. Nussrallah was formerly the president of Greenbrier Companies' European operations. He is a railroad professional with over thirty-five years' experience in the industry. Previously he has held senior management positions with Trinity Industries' railcar division for eight years. As group president, Rail Division for Trinity from 1996-2001, Nussrallah was responsible for all aspects of sales, marketing, engineering, purchasing, manufacturing, and financial information for railcar operations with thirty facilities and more than 8,300 employees. Prior to becoming group president, he was executive vice president and general manager for Trinity Industries.
Before joining Trinity Industries, Inc., he worked for about thirty years' at Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail). At Conrail, Nussrallah was the vice president of mechanical and chief mechanical officer. His professional associations include memberships on National Freight Transportation Association, the National Grain Trade Council, and on various committees of the Association of American Railroads. A graduate in industrial management from Cleveland State, he has taken graduate courses from Northwestern University and the University of Pittsburgh.