Network Rail (Western Route) , Director of Route Asset Management
Mike is Director of Route Asset Management for Network Rail’s Western Route. He leads a team of Asset Managers managing a diverse and extensive railway infrastructure which extends from Paddington to Penzance.
Within his portfolio, Mike is accountable for the condition and performance of all asset types on the Western Route including drainage, flood defence and coastal assets.
By profession Mike is a Chartered Geologist and holds a PhD in the geotechnical behaviour of quaternary soils. Prior to joining Network Rail in 2006, Mike worked in the consulting engineering and utilities sectors delivering a range of infrastructure and asset management projects.