RSSB has strengthened its board with the appointment of two new Industry Non-Executive Directors.
Lee Jones, will represent infrastructure contractor members on the board. He has more than 35 years' experience in the rail industry and is currently Sector Director, Rail and Metro at Amey. Prior to this he was Tube Lines' Operations Director for the Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly Lines covering the period of the London Olympics in 2012. He succeeds Paul Kirk, whose ten-year term ended in July.
Phillip Hoare, Group Managing Director, Transportation UK & Europe at Atkins will represent supplier members on the board. He is a chartered civil engineer with more than 20 years' experience working in the highways and transportation sector and a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Highways and Transportation. He succeeds Jeremy Candfield, whose ten-year term on the board ended in April.
RSSB Chairman Anna Bradley said: I am delighted to welcome both Lee and Philip to the board. They bring with them a wealth of experience in the transport sector, and I am sure they will make an invaluable contribution to the important work RSSB is doing on behalf of the rail industry.