Stuart joined High Speed Two Limited as Programme Development Director (Internal Sponsor) in March 2015 from KPMG where he spent four years as Director of the Major Projects Advisory practice.
He has vast experience in providing programme and leadership services to major infrastructure clients in transport and finance. Prior to joining KPMG in 2011, he spent two years as Director of Crossrail Surface, responsible for the mainline elements of the cross-London rail scheme.
Previous roles include Principal Sponsor in the Government’s UK Roads Programme; Deputy Director for London Underground’s Cooling the Tube Programme and Programme Manager for the integration of HS1 and Thameslink at St Pancras.
The Internal Sponsor has responsibility for development of the new north-south rail line and its integration with National Rail and other transport bodies.