Jim Barclay

Special Advisor

Jim has over thirty years’ experience in the transport industry, with 20 years at Merseytravel as Finance Director and as Acting Chief Executive. Jim is a foremost authority on the challenges of securing sustainable urban transport networks in a period of shrinking budgets and how strategies for devolution and improved local management of transport can improve network effectiveness. Jim also has extensive experience of major rolling stock procurement; smart ticketing ; and is a trained bid evaluator for the Department for Transport. Jim has extensive knowledge and experience of working on rail franchising bids, taking significant roles in supporting Credo clients.

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