Duncan Cross, Arup

Company | Arup
Job Position | Associate Director


Duncan is a railway professional, with 29 year’s expertise in the safe operation of freight and passenger rail systems. Duncan joined Arup in March 2018 and is currently leading the Section 30 Operator Last Report working with the Department for Transport. For the previous 10 years Duncan development and expansion of London Overground, was is responsible for the safe operation of the network. His expertise was also used to lead the formulation of the operations strategies for Crossrail new railway through the heart of London.

Prior to joining London Overground, Duncan spent much of his early career in railfreight, managing safe operations of services, developing new freight business and traffic flows. He has led the operations design of new freight facilities and terminals for both operators and freight customers, in the UK and overseas. In addition, Duncan has worked with passenger operators and public bodies in the development of operations strategies for passenger operations in the UK and Europe.

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