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Meet the team

SLC Rail is a multidisciplinary team of experts. We pride ourselves on acting for our clients and seeing ourselves as a part of your business. We provide the expertise that enables you to develop and manage the delivery of your rail scheme.

Each and every associate has their own area of expertise; this enables us to build a custom team and solution to help you deliver your scheme. A snapshot of our team’s expertise is below, but you can find out more about each member by visiting their profile page; just click on the links below.

Management team

Adrian Shooter

Adrian Shooter

Adrian Shooter is the non-executive Chairman of SLC Rail. He is a highly experienced rail industry leader, recognised for his successful development of innovative, investment-led Train Operating Companies and rail infrastructure businesses. More…

Ian Walters

Ian Walters

Ian is the Managing Director of SLC Rail. He is a specialist in rail finance and funding with substantial commercial experience of structuring third-party-delivered railway projects. More…

Julie Abbott

Julie Abbott

Julie is a development and property management specialist. She helps clients maximise secondary income streams and the negotiation and structuring of land acquisitions. More…

Ian Baxter

Ian Baxter

Ian is a strategy and operations specialist. His knowledge of rail strategy, commerce and operations helps you to gain the support from rail industry bodies and stakeholders that is vital to your scheme’s development. More…

Dave Parker

Dave Parker

Dave is a highly experienced projects director with 35 years' experience in rail, civils and other sectors. He has 30 years full P&L responsibilities with a proven track record in disciplined execution of projects to time and budget. More…

Loraine Organ

Loraine Organ

Loraine has held senior leaderhip positions in the rail industry and other sectors. She has managed the delivery of projects at all stages from the vision to development through to delivery and completion. More…

Studies

Malcolm Holmes

Malcolm Holmes

Malcolm is our franchise and station operation specialist. His experience in managing areas of railway customer service delivery and operations teamed with his strategic focus and franchise specification experience provides an invaluable level of understanding of the railway station environment. More…

Mark Beckett

Mark Beckett

Mark brings skills in network planning, timetable specification and commercial negotiation to the SLC Rail team. He enables clients to visualise then subsequently deliver their rail developments in line with their wider strategic plans. More…

Development and implementation

Abdul Khan

Abdul Khan

Abdul is a project planner with experience of major infrastructure projects at design and delivery stages. More…

Alan Newland

Alan Newland

Alan is one of our programme management and client advisor specialists. He specialises in securing funding and building partnerships with key stakeholders to ensure delivery of rail schemes. More…

Alex Waller

Alex Waller

Alex is a scheme project manager, with experience of multi-discipline rail projects at different GRIP stages, in large part coordinating signalling, track, OLE and E&P to ensure an efficient delivery. More…

Allen Creedy

Allen Creedy

Allen is a senior planning associate, sharing his expertise in managing projects that require environmental assessment and planning permission. More…

Jodie Clarke

Jodie Clarke

Jodie is one of our project management specialists. As a Chartered Civil Engineer she is experienced in all areas of managing public sector projects. More…

John Harvey

John Harvey

John is one of our project management specialists. He brings experience of managing major local authority rail projects, including stations and other infrastructure. More…

Kylie Hanna

Kylie Hanna

Kylie is one of our project management specialists. She combines project management experience in rail, civils and building projects for public and private sector organisations. More…

Luke Bodin

Luke Bodin

Luke is a rail transport planner with qualifications in railway operations. More…

Mark Cockerill

Mark Cockerill

Mark is our programme and project management specialist. He can work with your team to develop a programme, monitor it and ensure all the core stages are communicated to the involved parties. More…

Marrick Murphy

Marrick Murphy

Marrick is one of our construction management specialists. He has extensive knowledge and experience in a wide variety of engineering and construction fields in both rail and civils environments. More…

Melissa Thompson

Melissa Thompson

Melissa is one of our project planning specialists. She develops and maintains sophisticated project schedules across all lifecycle stages to support project managers and clients. More…

Mike Haigh

Mike Haigh

Mike is one of our operations and strategy specialists. He ensures that clients’ rail projects are delivered on time and to budget and is an accomplished spokesperson with TV and radio experience. More…

Neil Throssell

Neil Throssell

Neil is our commercial contracts specialist. He helps clients in selection of the appropriate type of commercial contracts and drafting them to give contractual surety for delivery. He also monitors the post-contract financial matters and manages change control as required. More…

Rachel Jarrett

Rachel Jarrett

Rachel is one of our project management specialists. She combines broad commercial awareness with specialist expertise in the transportation sector. More…

Sam Uren

Sam Uren

Sam is our design management specialist. She works with clients to assess the feasibility of projects then manages the teams of contractors to produce the designs for your scheme. She ensures that any changes and queries at construction and commissioning stage are managed effectively. More…

Sian Pitchford

Siân Pitchford

Siân is one of our project management specialists. She is a Chartered Engineer with a wide base of major highways and infrastructure project experience. More…

Stephen Adegoke

Stephen Adegoke

Stephen is a civil engineer with experience in the rail and highways sectors. He has worked on projects from feasibility through to construction stages. More…

Susan Fisher

Susan Fisher

Susan is our dedicated stations advisor. Where operation and commercial property management is required, she liaises with stakeholders and project members from project conceptions, through negotiation to delivery. More…

Suzanne Page

Suzanne Page

Suzanne is a rail industry specialist with a passion for excellent service delivery, people development and performance management. She has strong communication, stakeholder management and project leadership skills. More…

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Call: 0121 285 2622

Email: enquiries@slcrail.com

 

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Suite 203, Guildhall Buildings

12 Navigation Street

Birmingham

B2 4BT

 

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