Management

Alistair Gordon - Chief Executive Officer

Alistair is a graduate in Mathematics from University College London.  In 1990 he joined Jacobs as a transport consultant, and in 1995 he moved to Steer Davies Gleave as a consultant, where he was involved in the early stages of rail privatisation. This was followed in 1997 with a move to Eurostar where he worked for seven years in a range of roles including finance, branding, commercial and finally as Strategy Director.  In 2004 he joined Keolis UK as Project Director leading the company’s UK bidding for Southeastern, London Rail and Southern. Alistair was promoted in 2010 to CEO of Keolis UK.

Kevin Thomas - Chief Operating Officer

Kevin brings more than 20 years' experience in the rail industry. A Chartered Engineer, Kevin has held director roles with Merseyrail, Metrolink and Northern Rail (non-executive), as well as main line maintenance and project roles for companies such as Carillion and Serco. He has also led operational teams responsible for customer experience, working closely with local authorities to develop local transport solutions. Kevin joined Keolis as Chief Operating Officer in January 2018. Previously he was Managing Director of KeolisAmey Docklands, where his tenure has delivered continued growth and success, leading the organisation to achieve sustained 99% performance for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). 

Guillaume Chanussot - Finance Director

Guillaume is an international professional with over 10 years' audit, corporate finance and development functions experience, both in advisory and in-house roles. From an early career at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, he joined the Keolis Group where he has held several positions in France, the Netherlands and United Arab Emirates. Guillaume joined Keolis UK in June 2017 as Finance Director.

Sir Mike Hodgkinson - Chairman of Keolis UK

Sir Mike brings vast experience to Keolis UK, having served as Managing Director at Land Rover, Chief Executive at Grand Metropolitan Foods and BAA. He was chairman of Post Office Ltd between 2003 and 2007 and a member of the Commission for Integrated Transport between 2001 and 2007. He is currently Deputy Chairman of TUI Travel Plc and a board director of Dublin Airport. Sir Mike was also on the board of Transport for London. Sir Mike was appointed chairman of Keolis UK in October 2011. 

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