Michael Acosta | Director - Commercial Planning
VIA Rail

Michael Acosta, Director - Commercial Planning, VIA Rail

Michael Acosta joined VIA Rail in 2009 with the mandate to implement a revenue management department (process, organization, system). In 2015, the Network Planning group was added to his portfolio.
Currently, he oversees both departments as the Senior Director of Commercial Planning responsible for scheduling, capacity optimization, charter processes, pricing and inventory management and revenue integrity.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the rail and airline sectors spanning 4 continents; he is passionate about business process design/implementation and organizational planning.


Rail Festival Day 2 15th November @ 12:29

Chairman's Introduction

Rail Festival Day 2 15th November @ 14:35

Implementation of Network Planning at VIA Rail Canada – Customer at the heart of our schedules

  • Challenges and potential of implementing a network planning group at VIA Rail Canada Inc.
  • Ensuring that passengers are at the center of our schedules
  • Results of our labour and looking to the future

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