A Knowledge Exchange with Transport Industry professionals – Session 1

Date: Friday 5th June 2020
Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: Webinar - joining details sent closer to the time, , ,
Cost: Free
SME Club
Transport and Infrastructure

The Knowledge Exchange is a discussion series aimed to give you access to leading figures in different sectors each week. The focus will be on sharing insight and expertise about how we emerge and navigate the evolving climate during and post Covid-19 and how businesses and sectors can best adapt, renew and recover. The discussions will feature experts with a focus sector or challenge covered each week.

This is the first session focussing on Greater Manchester's Transport Industry.

About the Speakers:

Adam Richmond - Mott MacDonald

​Adam has 13 years’ experience in developing and delivering some of the North West’s highest profile public transport projects.

He is the Chair of the pro-manchester’s Transport & Infrastructure Sector Group and is currently working on the Northern Powerhouse Rail Programme.

Anna-Jane Hunter Director, North of England Rail - Network Rail

A northerner, from the north and living in the north, Anna-Jane joined Network Rail in August 2018 as Director, North of England Rail. This new role has been created to manage the relationship between Network Rail, Transport for the North and the Rail North Partnership TOCs (TPE & Northern), championing the transformation agenda for rail in the North and ensuring stakeholders are a part of that journey.

Beginning her career at NR as a General Management Graduate in 2006 Anna-Jane has enjoyed various roles in Major Projects, Account Management and Operations before joining Transpennine Express as Head of Resource Planning in 2012. As part of the Senior Management team there day to day delivery led onto a role in the mobilisation team for the new franchise. 2016 saw a move to Firstgroup Rail Division team as Head of Operations Development to work on the West Coast Partnership bid submission. Chair of Women in Rail (North West region) Anna-Jane is passionate about promoting diversity in the rail industry.

Interested In The Event?

If you’re interested in attending, you can book online here.

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