Cass MBA
London Symposium 2017
David Hughes

David Hughes


Strategy and Service Director

David joined TfL in Aug 04 as Chief of Staff to the then MD of Surface Transport, Peter Hendy.  In 2006, he was appointed Head of TfL Investment Programme Oversight, responsible for providing assurance to the Commissioner and Board in respect of TfL’s Investment Programme delivery.

From 2008 to 2013, David headed up the Crossrail Joint Sponsor Team on behalf of the DfT and TfL.  In April 2013, he was appointed Director of Major Programme Sponsorship for London Underground & London Rail, fulfilling the sponsor role for all major Rail and Underground capital programmes.

In April 2016 David was appointed Director of Strategy and Business Development for London Underground with responsibility for setting LU’s strategic direction, defining its short and long-term investment programmes through asset management and programme sponsorship, leading business transformation and championing improvements in customer service. In parallel, he was appointed by the Commissioner as the lead for the capital delivery element of the overall TfL change programme.

Prior to TfL, David spent four years with Deloitte Consulting, working on a number of major projects for both public and private sectors clients, preceded by six years with the Ministry of Defence and NATO.

Speaking in:

Keeping London Open and Keeping Transport Affordable

Monday, 22nd May 2017

10:00am to 10:50am

Cass Business School, 106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ