Meet the GCRE team

GCRE is being delivered by a highly skilled and experienced team that is led by:


Doctor Debra Williams, Chair
Dr Debra Williams


Geraint Davies, Vice Chair
Geraint Davies

Vice Chair

Simon Jones, Chief Executive
Simon Jones

Chief Executive

Samantha Hawkins, Chief Financial Officer
Samantha Hawkins

Chief Financial Officer

Kelly Warburton, Chief Commercial Officer
Kelly Warburton

Chief Commercial Officer

Lee Paxton, Director of Rail Operations
Lee Paxton

Director of Rail Operations

Andy Doherty, Chief Technology Officer
Andy Doherty

Chief Technology Officer

Rob Thompson, Director of Implementation
Rob Thompson

Director of Implementation