Derrick has over 40 years’ experience in the rail and transport industry, specialising in both strategic and operational management systems. He has an in-depth understanding of the complexity of rail operations gained initially through working as a control manager for British Rail.
He then went on to manage IT projects that updated and reimagined systems and software to improve train operations, ticketing, fleet engineering and finance, first for British Rail and then for Connex.
Since ITAL was founded in 2003, he has led the company in developing services and systems that innovate and contribute to raising service standards while at the same time reducing costs.
Chief Operations Officer
Corporate Affairs Director