"Members-Only" Government Affairs Roundtable

Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

The Chamber's 'members-only' Government Affairs Roundtable will meet on Thursday,  May 30 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am. Our featured guest will be New York City Transit (NYCT) President Andy Byford. 

Andy Byford was appointed President of New York City Transit (NYCT) in January 2018.

Prior to joining NYCT, Mr. Byford was Chief Executive Officer of the Toronto Transit Commission, where he led the third largest transit agency in North America, Canada’s largest transit agency, carrying over 540 million riders per year on bus, streetcar, light rail, subway and para-transit services. 

From 2009 to 2011, as Chief Operating Officer of Rail Corporation, Sydney, Mr. Byford delivered service to a million customers a day on Australia’s largest transit network.  From 2003 to 2009, he held the position of Operations and Safety Director with Southern Railway and South Eastern Trains Limited, UK. 

At London Underground from 1989 to 2003, his roles included Group Station Manager, Kings Cross and General Manager – Customer Service for three of the busiest subway lines.

Mr. Byford holds a degree in French and German from the University of Leicester. He is from Plymouth in the UK, and is a member of the Institution of Railway Operators

This event is for members only. Space is limited and registration is required. Please email Jeff Brault at jbrault@manhattancc.org to register. 

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