Stephen Nelson

Stephen Nelson, Asset Management Director, Infracapital

Stephen has 20 years of operating and main board experience encompassing transport infrastructure, regulation as well as extensive experience of consumer businesses. Stephen was Chief Executive of BAA Ltd between 2006 and 2008 when it was the UK’s leading owner and operator of airports including Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted. Prior to this he was Group Retail Director at BAA.   Before joining BAA, Stephen was Group Marketing Director and Group Trading Director at J. Sainsbury plc and Managing director of Guinness Great Britain. He served as a Non-Executive Director of the Office of Rail Regulation from 2011 -2014.

Stephen has an MA (First Class Honours) from Oxford University.

My Sessions

Digital telecommunication: ultrafast broadband infrastructure

Ballroom North

The UK Chancellor’s Autumn Statement announced £1 billion of investment in full-fibre broadband and trialling 5G networks via a new Digital Infrastructure Fund. The Fund which has been setup with around £400 million of public investment does offer an opportunity for private investors and sector developers to match the investment with target figures set to […]

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