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Tim Shoveller

Tim Shoveller

CEO UK & Europe, G&W Freightliner

Tim Shoveller became CEO of G&W UK/Europe Region in August 2023.

Tim was previously Managing Director of Network Rail’s North West and Central Region. He started this role in June 2019 after moving from Stagecoach, where he was MD of the rail division and prior to this MD of South West Trains where he led the development of the Alliance working with Network Rail. Earlier in his career, Tim was MD at East Midlands Trains from the start of the franchise in 2007.
Earlier career highlights include senior roles at Virgin Trains and Eurostar.

Tim has over 30 years’ experience in the rail industry, initially joining British Rail as a Guard at Guildford.

He is Chairman of the Railway Benefit Fund charity, which supports current and former employees and their families. Tim is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Railway Operators.