The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has appointed Christopher J. Connor to succeed Kurt Nagle as president and ceo.
Nagle announced his intention to retire from the AAPA in October 2018, after more than 33 years of service. He will step down from his post on October 16, 2019.
Connor, the former ceo of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), will begin transitioning into his new role on September 23. Prior to joining WWL, Connor worked for Crowley Maritime Corporation for seven years.