Council Co-Chair

Andy Mitchell CBE

CEO, Thames Tideway

Chief Executive Officer, Tideway full time in early summer 2014. He was previously Programme Director and board member at Crossrail. Andy has managed a number of high profile projects both in the United Kingdom and overseas.  After 12 years working in the United Arab Emirates, France and South Africa and on major developments such as Hong Kong Airport and the Hong Kong West Rail, he joined Network Rail in 2001. He was Project Director for Network Rail’s Southern Power Upgrade project, and was also the Major Programme Director of the Thameslink Programme.  Andy is a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, former Chair of the Infrastructure Industry Innovation Platform (i3P), and after 4 years has recently stepped down as Chairman of the Infrastructure Client Group (ICG).  He was awarded the CBE for his services to Civil Engineering.

Lead on Supply Chain and Business Models

Ann Bentley

Global Board Director at Rider Levett Bucknall
Lead on Communications

Simon Rawlinson

Partner and Head of Strategic Research and Insight team, Arcadis

Fergus Harradence

Deputy Director for Construction, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mike Caldecott
Lead on Innovation in Buildings

Mike Chaldecott

General Delegate and Regional CEO, Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland

Brian Morrisroe

CEO, Morrisroe Group
Lead on Skills

Mark Reynolds

CEO, Mace Group
Leads on Exports and Trade

Vincent Clancy

Chairman & CEO, Turner & Townsend
Chair, Green Construction Board

David Pinder

CEO, Baxi Heating UK Ltd

Chris Carr

Joint MD, Carr & Carr (Builders) Ltd

Professor Jennifer Whyte

Imperial College London
Council Co-Chair

Nadhim Zahawi MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Business and Industry)

David Thomas

Barratt Developments Plc

Nick Smallwood

Chief Executive, Infrastructure and Projects Authority