HelenBenson
  • Associate Director, Project & Program Management
  • Sydney

Helen Benson

Helen has over 9 years’ experience in the rail industry having worked in both the UK and Australia. Helen has been in Program Management and Sponsorship of a range of rail projects, with a focus on developing high performing teams, effective planning and project controls, writing business cases and project remits, stakeholder engagement and requirements management.

Helen joined Network Rail Consulting in April 2019 and is a leader for the System Integrator on the Digital Systems Program, which is delivering ETCS Level 2, ATO and TMS on behalf of Transport for New South Wales.  Prior to this, Helen worked in Network Rail as Senior Sponsor for the £2.3bn Crossrail Project, managing the relationship with the Client and key stakeholders, managing scope and project change. Helen also has experience of railway operations management, incident response, access planning and business improvement.