Virtual Live Briefing with Andrew Haines, Chief Executive, Network Rail

Please apply now to secure your spot on this virtual live briefing. Sign up as usual using your WIG account, instructions to join confirming your place will be sent out a week ahead of the session. WIG members are guaranteed a place by applying to attend.  

As we look ahead to the publication of the Integrated Rail Plan (IRP) this autumn, WIG is delighted to be joined by Andrew Haines, Chief Executive, Network Rail to discuss the future of rail in the UK and Network Rail’s upcoming priorities.  

Join us live for your opportunity to: 

  • Understand the importance of the IRP in connecting major projects such as High Speed 2 (HS2), Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) and the Midlands Engine  
  • Gain insight into how Network Rail is approaching challenges such as Net Zero, and adapting to the post COVID-19 context  
  • Discuss how organisations across the sectors can collaborate to ensure our railways support a green economic recovery throughout the UK  
  • Pose your questions directly to Andrew directly via a live Q&A session 
  • Andrew Haines

    Chief Executive and Board member

    Network Rail

    Andrew Haines was appointed as Chief Executive and Board member of Network Rail in August 2018. Prior to this, he served as Chief Executive of the Civil Aviation Authority following a wide-ranging career in the rail industry, which included roles as Managing Director of South West Trains, and Managing Director of the Rail Division for First Group plc.