(March 14, 2019) - RATP Dev USA, the North American subsidiary of the global transportation provider, announces the appointment of Jon Stevens, former Vice President and Controller at  BNSF Railway Company, as the Chief Financial Officer of RATP Dev USA.


“I am pleased to welcome Jon to the RATP Dev family. His wealth of experience in the railroad industry will add significant value to the next phase of our company’s evolution,” said Blaine Rigler, RATP Dev USA President and CEO. “Jon’s dedication to excellence will ensure we further improve efficiencies across the organization while continuing to provide the outstanding service our customers have come to expect from RATP Dev.”


Prior to joining RATP Dev USA, Jon was with BNSF for over 16 years in a variety of roles, most recently as a Vice President and Controller. During his time with BNSF, he led a team of about 400 employees in multiple locations responsible for planning, accounting, and budgeting for a company with revenues in excess of $20B and net income in excess of $5B.  In his role as Vice President and Controller, he was a member of the BNSF leadership team, which included about 30 of the top leaders in the company of over 40,000 employees.  Prior to BNSF, Jon worked as an auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP.


“I am excited to join the RATP Dev USA family as an integral part of the outstanding leadership team,” said Jon Stevens. “As the company continues to grow and expand, astute financial planning and continuous analysis are critical to our success.”