CALGARY, Nov. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP)
today announced that board director Linda Morgan has passed away.
"We are all incredibly sad to have learned of Linda's passing," said E.
Hunter Harrison, CP Chief Executive Officer. "Linda was a tremendous
asset to our board and will be greatly missed by all. On behalf of
everyone at CP, we express our profound condolences to Linda's family
and will keep them all in our thoughts and prayers during this
Ms. Morgan joined CP's board of directors in 2006 and was recently Chair
of the Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Committee and Member
of the Audit Committee
"Linda was universally respected for her remarkable combination of
integrity, wisdom and incisiveness," said Andrew Reardon, Chairman of
the Board of CP. "She will be missed as a leader in this industry, a
colleague on our board, and a dear friend to us all."
Ms. Morgan was a Partner at Nossaman LLP, a transportation law firm in
the United States. Prior to joining Nossaman in 2011, she was a Partner
at Covington & Burling LLP, a U.S.-based international law firm. She
also served on the Board of Visitors for the Georgetown University Law
Center and the Business Advisory Committee for Northwestern
University's Transportation Center.
Ms. Morgan was previously Chairman of the U.S. Surface Transportation
Board, the primary regulatory authority in that country, and its
predecessor, the Interstate Commerce Commission, from March 1995 to
About Canadian Pacific
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Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports,
including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a
competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of
the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of
freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain
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SOURCE Canadian Pacific
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