Huw Edwards
Huw Edwards
Project client director for Old Oak Common
HS2

Huw is a project professional with over 30 years’ experience in the inception, design, implementation, commissioning, and close-out of major projects. His experience covers the management and delivery of projects over a wide range of client organisations. He has held a variety of HQ and field positions in major client and programme management organisations and has a deep knowledge of managing and controlling multi-layered complex projects and programmes. His experience has included the establishment and management of large programmes, across the breadth of the UK rail sector, at both the strategic and technical levels. His breadth of experience has ranged from major rail modernisation programmes to new high-speed rail, metro, and light rail capital schemes. Huw regards his greatest successes as having been achieved in building consensus in difficult multi-stakeholder environments, and he regards one of his proudest career moments as being his establishment of the first gender balanced senior leadership team in Network Rail. Huw is a D&I advocate and long-time ally of the Network Rail ‘Archway’ network.