January 2018. Re-elected June 2018
Key areas of experience:
transport sector, public policy and regulatory affairs, consumer, general management.
Current external appointments:
Executive Director, National Grid plc. Member of the Audit and Risk Committee, English Heritage. Director for Major Projects Association.
Previous relevant experience:
Non-Executive Director and Chairwoman of the Audit Committee, Ellevio AB 2015-2017. CEO, HS1 Ltd 2011-2016. Member of the Department for Transport’s Rail Franchising Advisory Panel 2013-2016. Non-Executive Director, Aer Lingus Plc 2010-2015. Charity Trustee, Transaid 2011-2013. Director and previously Managing Director, Bus Division at FirstGroup plc 2005-2010. Director of Operations and other management positions at the Strategic Rail Authority 2002-2005. Deputy Director and Deputy Chief Economist, Office of the Rail Regulator (ORR) 1999-2002. Associate, Halcrow Fox 1997-1999. Transport specialist, The World Bank 1995-1997. Corporate planner, London Transport 1990-1993