- 19 May 2021
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APM Fellows Forum
In this session we are joined by Mark Thurston, Chief Executive Officer, HS2 Ltd who will talk to us about some of the key challenges and opportunities of running arguably the UK’s most high-profile project.
We will also be joined by Nick Elliott, MBE will share his experience of leading the governments vaccination task force as Director General.
This event is for Fellows only and will be hosted as an MS Teams event.
Nick Elliott, MBE - Executive and Board Level Director with significant experience of leading major businesses in infrastructure, railways and defence. Specialist skills in Programme & Project Management, Commercial and Logistics.
Chief Executive Officer, HS2 Ltd
As the CEO of High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, Mark has the privilege and ultimate responsibility for leading the company that has been charged with delivering a new high speed railway that will connect the major cities of the UK.
Mark started his career as a technician apprentice on the London Underground. He is a Visiting Professor at the Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management at UCL and an honorary fellow of the Association for Project Management and a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers. In 2019 he received an honorary doctorate of technology at the University of East London.