Managing Director, Urban & Services
Susan Evans is Managing Director Urban & Services for Alstom Transport UK&I, an Alstom UK Board Member and an Alstom Transport Ireland Board Member. Since November 2016 she is also the Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Community Transport Association. Susan has worked at Alstom Transport since 2013 and has, amongst other projects, led the successful delivery of a £450 million extension to the Nottingham tram network. She is currently responsible for Alstom’s contracts to manage the Northern Line fleet maintenance, the Dublin tram vehicle and infrastructure maintenance, the Nottingham tram maintenance, the Nottingham D&C warranty phase and for new urban RS fleet bids in UK and Ireland. She is a member of ‘Women In Rail’ and has won awards for diversity work in 2008 and 2009. Prior to her role at Alstom, Susan has held a number of positions across technology research, business development and engineering. Her previous employers include The National Physical Laboratory; and EADS Astrium, a leading aerospace manufacturer of satellites. She has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University.