OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2017 /CNW/ -Earlier today, Deepak Chopra, President and CEO of Canada Post, advised the Board of Directors of his intent to step down from his role on March 31, 2018.
Mr. Chopra joined the Corporation in 2011 as it was facing the challenge of responding to the dramatic decline in mail volumes with a legacy cost structure built for the pre-digital economy.
During Mr. Chopra's tenure, Canada Post:
Over the last 18 months, Mr. Chopra has also worked to ensure those leading the government's review of Canada Post have the detailed information necessary to make informed decisions. Their important work will determine the next phase of Canada Post's future.
Mr. Chopra has informed the Board of his departure to provide the time necessary to conduct a search for his replacement and ensure an orderly transition while maintaining momentum at the Corporation.
SOURCE Canada Post