RIA London & South Leadership Group announces new Chair and Vice Chair
The Railway Industry Association (RIA), the voice of the UK rail supply community, is delighted to announce the appointment of the new Chair and Vice Chair for the London & South region. Ryan Anderson, from Ricardo Rail has been appointed as the new Chair of the RIA London & South Leadership Group. Ryan brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise in the rail sector, having demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and an unwavering dedication to advancing the industry's goals.
Ryan Anderson, Chair of RIA London & South, said: "I am truly honoured to have been selected as the Chair of the RIA London & South Leadership Group, a highlight of my career. The railway sector plays a vital role in shaping the transportation landscape of our region and supporting many people in either their daily commute, leisure activities or visiting with friends and family, and I am eager to work in partnership with my fellow industry leaders and stakeholders to drive positive change and foster innovation throughout the rail network."
Assuming the position of Vice Chair alongside Ryan is Bryony Goldsmith from Arcadis. Bryony is no stranger to the challenges and opportunities presented by the railway industry and is widely recognised for their unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional results.
Bryony Goldsmith, Vice-Chair of RIA London & South, said: “I am delighted to be appointed as the Vice-Chair of the RIA London & South Leadership Group. Together with Ryan and the entire RIA London & South Leadership Group, I look forward to playing a key role in shaping the future of rail transportation in the region, enhancing connectivity, connecting communities and promoting sustainability."
The RIA London & South Leadership Group works to foster collaboration among industry stakeholders, provide strategic direction, and advocate for the continued growth and development of the railway sector in the region.
Darren Caplan, Chief Executive of the Railway Industry Association, said: "We are thrilled to welcome Ryan and Bryony as the Chair and Vice Chair for the RIA London & South Leadership Group. Their vast experience and commitment to excellence will undoubtedly drive positive change and pave the way for a more dynamic and sustainable railway industry."
RIA would like to extend its warmest congratulations to Ryan and Bryony on their appointments and looks forward to the contributions they will undoubtedly make in advancing the London & South regions agenda.