Highways England has announced the appointment of David Picton to the interim position of Executive Director for Commercial and Procurement.
David, who joins the company on Tuesday 13 March, brings a wealth of experience.
David has led safety and supply chain development at Carillion as well as sustainability strategies over the past 6 years. He was previously a Director at Sky and at Motorola and also served 20 years in senior strategic and operational leadership roles as a wing commander in the RAF.
He takes over from David Poole who is leaving Highways England on 16 March.