David Owen - Managing Director and Principal Consultant                        

David is a professional operator with over 38 years’ experience at all levels of railway operations and safety standards, including a number of years as a train driver.  He has worked in a variety of roles including operations, service delivery, project management, planning, performance, timetabling, and training within a number of different rail companies and regions in the UK.  He also has experience of working on overseas rail networks, including providing expert operational witness testimony.

He is recognised as an industry expert on Traincrew rostering and resourcing, including resource planning, establishments and management, and has supported the winning franchise / concession bidders for Arriva Rail North, MTR Crossrail, Arriva Rail London and First/MTR South Western Trains.

Julia Ball - Company Secretary and Senior Consultant

Julia has worked in the UK Rail Industry for a number of years, including operations, customer service and safety.  Julia now focusses on managing Rail Rostering Solutions in addition to providing client support.