Bombardier appoints P3 head

Canada’s Bombardier has appointed a head of P3 for the Americas.

Karl Reichelt has joined Bombardier Transportation as head of sales & P3 for the Americas Region.

Reichelt told P3 Bulletin it was a “terrific opportunity to join an exceptional company and an impressive team to help propel growth and advance Bombardier in P3s including equity investments”.

Based in Washington, DC, he was most recently with Aecom and was previously with Skanska. 

Bombardier is a member of the LAX Integrated Express Solutions team which was awarded the contract for the automated people mover system at Los Angeles International Airport.

The industrial giant has also expressed interest in Edmonton’s latest transit project, for which a request for qualifications was issued this week. 

The firm has also been in the mix for a number of P3 deals in EMEA and APAC.