- Director, High Speed Systems
Tony is a multi-skilled programme manager with over 27 years’ experience in delivering complex, high value, high profile programmes in a range of safety critical industries, predominantly in rail but also including nuclear and aerospace. His technical strengths lie in mechanical engineering, systems engineering and project/programme management. He is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and holds the Association for Project Management Certificate of Programme Management.
With Westinghouse, he was responsible for the successful delivery of the $1.3 billion sub service re-signalling project on the London Underground procured under a Public Private Partnership, and led on programme, budget, contract management and commissioning. At Transport for London, Tony was responsible for three key programmes – the introduction of new rolling stock, re-tendering of the $7 billion Sub Surface Railway Upgrade and the station re-modelling programme.
His most recent role at Network Rail (Infrastructure Projects) was as the Programme Manager for the $750 million Western Mainline Signalling Project, to re-signal the Western Mainline high speed line from Reading to Bristol, Oxford and Newbury. Anthony also managed the development of the programme delivery plan for the feasibility stage of the project, and integrated the re-signalling project with the wider ERTMS (ETCS Level 2) national rollout programme and Great Western Electrification programme.