Andrew Chivers

Andrew Chivers

Managing Director, National Express Rail

 

Andrew started his career as an engineering management trainee with British Rail, and is currently Managing Director of National Express Rail.

Prior to this, he was an Executive Director in the National Express Group Trains Division and other roles include Managing Director of National Express Group’s Londonlines franchises (incorporating c2c, Silverlink and Wagn) and Managing Director of Wessex Trains.

Andrew joined the National Express team following the acquisition of Prism Rail in September 2000. He has held a range of positions within the Group’s trains division including UK Fleet Director and Operations Director for Londonlines.

He has extensive experience of the UK rail industry from Thames, Chiltern and Connex.

He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and is also a non-Executive Director of Go Skills, the Sector Skills Council for Passenger Transport.