8 Nov 2019 (provided by Local Transport Today), Category: Transportation Planning
Tim Steiner (Pictured) has joined consultant Jacobs as a divisional director, based in Edinburgh. He moves from SYSTRA’s Edinburgh office, where he was local and sustainable transport market director.
Tom Cohen is moving to the University of Westminster in January as a senior lecturer in transport. He is currently a senior fellow at University College London’s Centre for Transport Studies.
Cardiff Council has appointed Paul Dyer as managing director of municipally-owned bus operator, Cardiff City Transport Services Ltd (trading as ‘Cardiff Bus’). Dyer grew up in south Wales and is a former UK and Ireland chief executive of DHL?Supply Chain. He will take over on 1 January, succeeding Cynthia Ogbonna.
Enterprise Rent-a-Car has appointed Iain Macbeth European innovation partnerships and strategy director (electric vehicle technology). He took a redundancy package this summer from Transport for London, where he was head of foresight.
James Noakes has joined Belfast City Council as city innovation broker, responsible for environmental, energy and transport projects in its ‘smart city’ programme and elements of the Belfast Region city deal. He resigned as Liverpool City Council’s cabinet member for city services last month (LTT?02 Aug).
Karen Letten has joined consultant Steer as its European rail market leader, covering the UK and mainland Europe. Letten joined the DfT in 2013 as project director for rail franchising. Last year she moved to Belgian state rail operator SNCB, as corporate strategy director.
Vernon Everitt has been appointed a non-executive director of the Welsh Government’s transport delivery body Transport for Wales. Everitt is Transport for London’s managing director of customers, communication and technology, and its interim managing director for London Underground and TfL engineering.
Christian Haas has been appointed chief executive officer of German-headquartered transport software firm PTV Group. He joins from Collenda, a provider of digital solutions in credit and receivables management. If you would like to be included in this column please call 0207 091 7875 or email [email protected]