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Canadian Pacific Announces Senior Operations Appointments

Canadian Pacific (NYSE: CP) today
announced the senior operations team who will lead the execution of the
new service plans. Doug McFarlane is appointed Senior Vice-President
U.S. Operations. Guido De Ciccio is appointed Senior Vice-President
Canadian Operations. Scott MacDonald is appointed Senior Vice-President
Operations (System). All three seasoned railroaders will report
directly to President and CEO E. Hunter Harrison.

These appointments emphasize highly centralized planning with
decentralized execution of the operating plan, driving ongoing service
improvement, cost control, and efficient asset utilization.

"With the reorientation of the operating team, we are pushing decision
making and execution out of the office and into the field," said
Harrison. "I expect Doug's and Guido's teams to get closer to the
customer with Scott's team providing them with analytics, policy, and
transportation support."

MacDonald joined CP in 2003 as Director, Locomotive Maintenance. After
holding the position of Service Area Manager - Mechanical, he was
promoted to General Manager, Operations followed by Assistant
Vice-President roles in Operations and Transportation. In 2010,
MacDonald was appointed Vice-President Transportation.  Prior to his
career at the railway, MacDonald spent 13 years with the Canadian
Forces as an Aerospace Engineering Officer and seven years with GE
Transportation Systems. He holds a Mechanical

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