Paul McMahon, Managing Director Freight and National Passenger Operators, Network Rail
Paul McMahon is Managing Director Freight and National Passenger Operators. He joined Network Rail as Freight Director at Network Rail in June 2013. Between September 2015 and August 2016 he was Acting Route Managing Director for Network Rail’s Wales Route. Freight and National Passenger Operators is the new route launched in September 2016 as part of Network Rails devolution and increased customer focus. Prior to joining Network Rail, Paul spent more than eight years at the Office of Rail Regulation as Deputy Director of Railway Markets and Economics. The Freight and National Passenger Operators team works collaboratively with customers, other Routes and functions in Network Rail, and across the rail industry, to identify and deliver opportunities to improve performance, safety, growth and efficiency for freight operators, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper and charter operators.