The port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) has appointed Todd Rives as vice president and chief commercial officer.

Todd Rives

Rives will succeed Robert Landry, who is retiring after 31 years with Port Nola.

According to the port, Rives’ maritime strategic business development and leadership experience will help the port realise current and future growth opportunities.

Most recently, Rives served as CMA CGM’s vice president for marine sourcing, managing USD1.7 billion in US maritime operations.