Transport is the ultimate enabler, and an essential part of economic development and growth. Infrastructure, roads, rail, airports, ports and businesses that use these assets are vital components to successful economies and thriving communities. The challenges are complex with constrained resources, environmental concerns, security issues, community interests and regulatory frameworks all competing for consideration.
Rockpools' clients include organisations involved in the direct provision of transport infrastructure and services as well private, non-profit and public sector bodies that deliver diverse support resources. Our experience and networks encompass policy, regulation, financing, planning, sustainability, construction, stakeholder engagement and economic development.
We recruit to all key corporate strategic and operational roles and to non-executive functions. We have particular expertise in sourcing diverse candidates with experience of managing the commercial and public interface.
Sample assignments include: Project Director, Forth Bridge Replacement Crossing, Transport for Scotland; Executive Director of Transport, Head of Spectator Sport Transport, Board member (Transport), Olympic Delivery Authority; Director of Development, Clyde Gateway Port re-development; Managing Director of Planning, Transport for London; Non-Executive Directors and Executive Directors, Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive; Finance Director, Department of Transport UK Government.
A new HR director has been appointed at Sellafield Ltd.
Karen Wheeler will oversee RWM's radioactive waste management services and the delivery of a long-term solution for the UK’s higher activity radioactive waste
Rockpools have recently worked with Barking and Dagenham Council’s housing company, Reside, to appoint a new board and Managing Director to take forward the ambitious plans to provide even more affordable homes for local people.