High Speed Two (HS2) Limited

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What High Speed Two (HS2) Limited does

High Speed Two (HS2) Limited is the company responsible for developing and promoting the UK’s new high speed rail network. It is funded by grant-in-aid from the government.

HS2 Ltd is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Transport.

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Our management

Mark Thurston
Mark Thurston
Chief Executive Officer
Chris Rayner
Infrastructure Director
Emma Head
Safety and Assurance Director
Michael Bradley CB
Chief Financial Officer
Neil Hayward
Human Resources Director
Nicole Geoghegan
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Tim Smart
Managing Director - Phase Two
Aileen Thompson
Strategic Director Community Engagement and Communications

Contact HS2 Ltd

HS2 helpdesk

High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd
Two Snowhill
Snow Hill Queensway
B4 6GA
United Kingdom


08081 434 434


08081 456 472

The helpdesk team are unable to transfer calls internally to HS2 Ltd members of staff.

HS2 - in your area

This website has information about what we are doing in 12 areas along the Phase One route, including notifications of our upcoming works.
Visit: https://hs2.commonplace.is/

Press and media enquiries

For enquiries during office working hours, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:

020 7944 6149

For enquiries outside of these hours and at the weekend:

020 7944 0550

The press and media enquiries line is for accredited journalists only

Recruitment enquiries

All recruitment enquiries should be directed to us via email

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of information requests

HS2 Freedom of Information Manager
High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd
Two Snowhill
Snow Hill Queensway
B4 6GA
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

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