Non-executive director

Alan Cumming

Alan Cumming

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Biography

Alan Cumming was appointed non-executive director of Highways England on 11 September 2017.

Alan is a Chartered Civil Engineer, and a Chartered Structural Engineer. He completed his nuclear training at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston and has an MBA from Strathclyde Business School in Glasgow.

Alan currently works for Viridor, part of Pennon plc, and is the Board Director responsible for Capital Projects and Engineering; he was previously a Non-Executive Director of the Advance Manufacturing Centre at the University of Sheffield, Director of Projects for British Energy and Deputy Project Director on Hinkley Point C with EDF.

Non-executive director

Non-executive directors provide advice and bring an external perspective to business.