Management Team

ROD JONES

President and Chief Executive Officer

Rod Jones was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of The CSL Group Inc. in 2008.  He initially joined Canada Steamship Lines as Director of Marketing in 1985 and, subsequently, became President of CSL Americas (formerly CSL International) in 1992.

 


LOUIS MARTEL

Executive Vice-President, CSL Group, and President, Canada Steamship Lines

Louis Martel joined Canada Steamship Lines as a Naval Architect in 1997and transferred to CSL Americas where he became Vice-President, Technical Operations. Mr. Martel took the helm of Canada Steamship Lines as President in April 2012. He was promoted to Executive Vice-President, CSL Group, and President, Canada Steamship Lines in January 2014.

 


JOHN SYPNOWICH

Vice-President, Legal and Corporate Secretary

John Sypnowich joined CSL in December 2008 as Director of Legal Affairs and was appointed Vice-President, Legal and Corporate Secretary in January 2012.

 


MARTINE RIVARD

Vice-President, Human Resources and Communications

Martine Rivard joined CSL as Vice-President, Human Resources in July 2012. In this position, she is responsible for the company's global human resources strategy.

 


JOHN SHEATHER

Vice-President and Managing Director, CSL Americas

John Sheather joined CSL in 1989. As Vice-President of Marketing for CSL Americas, he played an instrumental role in launching the CSL International Pool. Mr. Sheather was promoted to his current role in 2013.

 


JAKOB HANSEN

Vice-President and Managing Director, CSL Asia / Transhipment

Jakob Hansen joined CSL in 2009 and has since led CSL's Transhipment and Asia operations from the company's Singapore office. Mr. Hansen was promoted to Vice-President and Managing Director of the Asia division in 2012.

 


GREG METCALFE

Vice-President and Managing Director, CSL Australia

Greg Metcalfe joined CSL in 2011 as Assistant Managing Director of CSL Australia. He was promoted to the position of Vice-President and Managing Director of the division in 2012.

 


JEFF BARNES

Vice-President and Managing Director, CSL Europe

Jeff Barnes began his career with CSL in October 2008 as Director of Finance/Controller with CSL Americas. In 2011, he successfully led the integration of CSL’s new European operations and was promoted to Vice-President and Managing Director of the division in 2012.