Connecticut Port Authority (CPA) in the USA has named John Henshaw as its executive director, effective September 8, 2020.

Henshaw joins CPA from Maine Port Authority, where he served as executive director. He currently serves as the chair of the board of advisors of the International Association of Maritime and Port Executives. 

CPA said that Henshaw will be responsible for fostering the economic development of Connecticut’s maritime economy and will oversee the development and growth of its small harbours and three deepwater ports.