Head of Transportation, Dundee City Council
Neil is currently the Head of Transportation at Dundee City Council. He graduated with Hons in Chemistry and Computing in 1994 and joined Tayside Regional Council as a Transport Assistant shortly thereafter. Neil has a wide range of experience gained in all sectors of local authority transport co-ordination working with Tayside Regional, Perth & Kinross and Dundee City Councils.
In recent years he was responsible for the delivery of major public transport related projects such as Bringing Confidence into Public Transport and SmartBus which delivered a 100% barrier free public transport infrastructure for the city. He has also managed travel behaviour change through measures which include lift sharing, staff travel planning and marketing initiatives.
Recent efforts have been targeted at ensuring Dundee’s successful Smarter Choices Smarter Places city status continues and Dundee is now leading on maximising the adoption and city benefits of Low Carbon Vehicle technologies and collaborative smart and sustainable city development working within Scotland, the UK and with European Cities.