Louis MartelPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Louis Martel joined Canada Steamship Lines as a Naval Architect in 1997 and transferred to CSL Americas where he became Vice-President, Technical Operations. In April 2012, Mr. Martel was appointed President of Canada Steamship Lines and in 2014 was promoted to Executive Vice-President, CSL Group / President, Canada Steamship Lines. Mr. Martel was named President, CSL International in 2015, and, on April 1, 2017, took the helm of The CSL Group as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Steve ThibeaultChief Financial Officer
Steve Thibeault joined CSL’s executive team as Chief Financial Officer in May 2017.
William (Bill) BissetExecutive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
William Bisset joined CSL in 2014 as Managing Director of CSL Australia.In January 2017, he was appointed Chief Commercial Officer, CSL Group.
Allister PatersonExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Allister Paterson joined CSL as President of Canada Steamship Lines in January 2015. He took on the role of Chief Operating Officer, CSL Group, in January 2017.
Martine RivardChief Human Resources and Communications Officer, CSL Group
Martine Rivard joined CSL as Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer in July 2012. In this position, she is responsible for the company's global human resources strategy.
John SypnowichChief Legal and Compliance Officer
John Sypnowich joined CSL in December 2008 as Director of Legal Affairs and was appointed Chief Legal and Compliance Officer in January 2012.
Regional Commercial Operations
Canada Steamship Lines
Julie LambertSenior Director, Commercial
Julie Lambert joined CSL in 2012 as Senior Legal Counsel. She was named Senior Director, Commercial for Canada Steamship Lines in September 2017.
Jeff BarnesVice-President, Commercial
Jeff Barnes began his career with CSL in October 2008 as Director of Finance/Controller of CSL Americas. In 2011, was promoted to Vice-President and Managing Director of CSL Europe in 2012. In 2014, Mr. Barnes returned to CSL Americas where he leads commercial operations.
Mariève TremblayVice-President, Commercial
Mariève Tremblay joined CSL in 2012 as Director, Marketing and Strategic Planning. She was promoted to Vice-President, Commercial for Canada Steamship Lines and now leads CSL's commercial operations in Australia.
Jakob HansenVice-President, Commercial
Jakob Hansen joined CSL in 2009 and has played a leading role in CSL's operations in Asia, Europe and transhipment. In January 2017 he was appointed Vice President, Commercial for CSL Europe and Transhipment.
Global Technical Operations
Frederic JauvinVice-President, Global Technical Services
Frédéric Jauvin joined CSL in February 2016 to lead the Global Technical Services department, bringing with him over 25 years of operational and business experience.
Kirk JonesVice-President, Government and Industry Affairs
Kirk Jones has been with CSL since 1985 and has extensive experience all facets of the shipping business. Since April 2012, he has been leading CSL's government and industry affairs.
Nathalie SykoraVice-President, Global Fleet Management
Nathalie Sykora joined CSL in 1998 as Project Engineering Assistant on the Forebodies Project team. Following a series of promotions, she was appointed Vice-President, Global Technical Services in 2014 and Vice-President, Technical Operations and Environment for the Canada Steamship Lines fleet in 2016. In January 2017, Nathalie took on her current role leading technical operations on CSL's global fleet.