Transport industry expertise

06 Mar 2019

Engineering capacity news posted by Andy Sandford

Supply chain consultancy Vendigital, has appointed experienced transport industry expert Terence Watson to strengthen its team of sector specialists.

With over 15 years’ experience in corporate leadership positions in the transport and energy industries, Terence Watson has considerable expertise in directing major-scale, strategic infrastructure programmes in the UK and overseas, keeping a close eye on efficiency and cost management. His board-level experience includes advising and leading the delivery of some of Europe’s most complex programmes, whilst liaising with governments and corporate organisations.

Joining Vendigital as senior adviser, Terence Watson will give guidance and support to continue the development of the firm’s transport practice, with a particular focus on railways and optimising collaborations.

Phil Bulman, director and head of Vendigital’s transportation and industrial products teams, said:

“Terence is hugely experienced and respected in the industry and has brought a wealth of insights to further strengthen our cost-based management consultancy in this complex and hugely-important sector. I am looking forward to working together to deliver benefits for our growing customer base.”

Commenting on his role at Vendigital, Terence Watson said:

“I am very pleased to be joining the firm’s transportation team and supporting the industry at this critical time of transition. The UK railway urgently needs to modernise, so it can realise efficiency gains from digitalisation, whilst improving passenger experiences. However, significant challenges lie ahead. I am looking forward to supporting industry decision-makers in making the changes required to overcome these challenges and lead the way to the transport future.”