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BCRRE Prestige Lecture from Mark Thurston, HS2

Gisbert Kapp
Wednesday 20 February 2019 (17:30-19:00)

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The next lecture in the BCRRE Prestige Lecture Series will be delivered by Mark Thurston, HS2.

Mark joined High Speed Two (HS2) as Chief Executive Officer in March 2017. With more than 25 years' experience in project and programme management, Mark has worked in both public and private sector on some of the UK's largest infrastructure projects.

Previously, Mark was Managing Director for Europe at CH2M and was with the company from June 2008. During his career with CH2M, Mark spent a significant amount of time in leadership roles on major programmes, including three years as Strategic Projects Director on Crossrail, leading the Programme Partner joint venture Transcend.

Prior to this, Mark was Programme Delivery Manager on the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games, where he led the Power Lines Under Grounding Project and the £500 million Structures, Bridges and Highways programme on behalf of the CLM delivery partner consortium.

Teas, coffees and biscuits will be provided from 17:30, followed by the lecture at 18:00.

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