Robert Montgomery, Bus Industry Consultant
Bob joined the bus industry as a graduate management trainee with the former National Bus Company in 1974 becoming Managing Director of an NBC operating subsidiary in 1983.
Since then he has held a series of senior positions in the bus industry in both the private and public sectors in regulated and deregulated markets, principally in the major urban conurbations of Manchester, Sheffield, Glasgow and Dublin before joining Stagecoach in 2002 where he initially held the role of Service Performance Director and, subsequently, held the position of Managing Director – UK Bus from 2013 to 2017.
With climate change targets, decarbonising UK transport and creating air pollution free sustainable cities being high on the UK Government’s agenda, there is a clear need to make rapid progress in this direction. The recent commitment by the UK Government to fund innovative transport infrastructure, new electric cars, hydrogen buses and reduce the emission of […]