Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWFD) today announced significant changes to its financial leadership team with the appointments of Jamie G. Pierson as the permanent Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and James Faught as Chief Accounting Officer (CAO), effective immediately.

Jamie G. Pierson, who has been serving as the interim CFO since May 20, 2024, steps into his role on a permanent basis.

Before his tenure at Forward Air, Pierson was the CFO of MV Transportation, one of North America’s largest privately owned passenger transportation contracting companies.

He has also held significant roles at Ecobat Technologies and YRC Worldwide.