Meet the buyer hub

Network Rail's meet the buyers hub  NETWORK RAIL LOGO 16 by 9 (1)

This year, TransCityRail North is introducing an unmissable opportunity for you to meet with over 11 procurement directors from Network Rail at our exclusive 'Network Rail meet the buyers Hub'. 

Situated at the heart of the event during the exhibition and breaks you can visit the Network Rail meet the buyer's hub. It's a chance to pitch your ideas and suggestions, share your frustrations and gain exclusive insight into what opportunities are available to SME's. 

Network Rail are looking to target a minimum of 33% of their spend with SMEs by 2022.

Meet the representatives that are welcoming new insight, new technology and a new way of thinking to the railway: 

  • Ken Blackley, Route Services C&P, commercial director

  • Mark Rawlinson, NW&C - Route contracts & procurement manager

  • Jim Syddall, NW&C works delivery director

  • Darrell Hickey, NW&C works delivery programme commercial manager

  • Ingrid Norman, Eastern Region - Route contracts & procurement manager

  • Paul Rowley, Route Services C&P, head of supplier management (infrastructure)

  • Sue Millington, Digital Railway senior programme manager

  • Joe Jordan, Route Services C&P, category manager (infrastructure)

  • Darren Bryan, Route Services C&P, category manager (infrastructure)

  • Julia Territt, Regional Delivery Director for Route Services Supply Chain Operations at Network Rail

  • Thomas Wolstenholme, Project Manager, Regional Asset Management Team

  • many more TBC

Don't miss this exciting opportunity, make sure you attend TransCityRail North on 3rd October!


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