David W. Ferryman was appointed vice-president, System Engineering in August 2005.
Mr Ferryman was named Division engineer after the CN/IC merger, and while working in this capacity, he obtained his Professional Engineer's Certification from the state of Mississippi. Since 2000, Dave occupied the positions of assistant general manager and general manager in Troy, Michigan, prior to being appointed as Chief Engineer US Region in 2003
David Ferryman started his railway career with Burlington Northern as an Engineering intern in 1988, and re-joined the company after graduating with a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University in 1992. After serving in a variety of jobs at BN, Dave joined IC in 1997 as the assistant superintendent of Engineering out of Jackson, Mississippi.