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New Appointments: John Chappell joins CPC
CPC Project Services

CPC is delighted to announce the appointment of John Chappell who will be joining CPC’s Transport and Infrastructure division as Associate Partner, to support the delivery of projects in the rail sector.

John is an experienced portfolio and programme leader who has led operations and transformation in both the regulated transport sector and in private commercial services.

He joins CPC from Atkins Global where he was Director of Rail Asset Management having previously been at Network Rail as Head of Asset Management (Buildings) and other lead asset and engineering management roles, until 2012. John was responsible for the development of asset management policy and strategy, specification and delivery of asset systems, implementation of best practice in asset management (ISO55000), and delivery of multi-million pound change and improvement investment programmes.

John is an MBA qualified Chartered Manager, Qualified Project and Programme Manager, Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and Member of the Institute of Asset Management.

John Chappell said: “I am delighted to be joining one of the best project management consultancy specialists in the UK and to be working with CPC’s Partner, Andy Norris to support our rail clients, as they manage the transition between CP5 and CP6 investment periods.”

Andy Norris, CPC Partner said “John brings extensive experience in driving performance and delivering change in the rail industry; he greatly strengthens our team and will allow us to build on our service excellence in the rail sector”.

Notes to Editor

  • CPC Project Services is an independent project management and commercial management consultancy for the Transport, Residential, Commercial, Health and Education sectors;
  • CPC employ over 150 highly skilled project and commercial management staff;
  • CPC has offices in London, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester, Midlands, Stansted and Oxford. Our HQ is Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1HP;
  • Our current projects include:
    • Transport for London’s Four Lines Signalling Modernisation Programme (CPC and Mace Joint Venture);
    • NJRP’s (National Joint ROSCO Project) European Train Control System (ETCS) roll-out programme;
    • Department for Transport’s Smart Ticketing programme - Commercial and Programme Management;
    • London Underground’s Bank Station Capacity Upgrade programme
  • For more information or to request an interview, please contact Julia Leach Marketing Manager: / 07733 067 993