09 Nov 2016
8:00am - 9.45am
Event Hosted By
Bircham Dyson Bell
David Brown is a prominent leader in northern transport, with over 25 years’ experience in both the public and private sectors covering all modes of public transport.
As Chief Executive of Transport for the North (TfN), David is responsible for transforming regional connectivity and driving economic growth in the region. He will oversee the development of TfN into a statutory organisation by 2017, bringing together the northern transport authorities to allow the North to speak with a united voice on the big transport decisions which will benefit the region as a whole, driving growth and successfully securing its position as a true Northern Powerhouse.
David joined TfN from his post as Chief Executive/Director General at Merseytravel and Head of Paid Service of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority (LCRCA.) Prior to this David was Director General of South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive.