John O’Bryan

Mr. O’Bryan was appointed our President and Chief Executive Officer on February 5, 2018.  Mr. O’Bryan had been serving the Company as President and Interim Chief Executive Officer since January 1, 2018. Mr. O’Bryan served the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer from June 2017 until January 1, 2018.  Mr. O’Bryan has 29 years of rail industry experience in transportation services, logistics, and fleet management. Mr. O’Bryan served as Chief Executive Officer of American Railcar Leasing, LLC between June 2014 and June 2017. From January 2009 to May 2014, Mr. O’Bryan served as President at Mitsui Rail Capital, where he was responsible for strategic leadership and management of all commercial and operating activities. Prior to Mitsui, Mr. O’Bryan held senior-level positions at Rescar, Inc., including roles as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, GE Capital, including roles within sales, marketing and quality and CSX Corporation, including roles in sales, marketing and operations. Mr. O’Bryan holds an MBA in International Business and Finance from the University of North Florida, a B.S. in Marketing from Jacksonville University, was previously licensed as a CPA in Illinois and completed the Advanced Management Program at The University of Chicago.