Graham Cross, SLC Investments

Company | SLC Investments
Job Position | Managing Director

Biography

Graham leads SLC Investments, and is focussed on arranging finance to enable new railway stations, and assist existing asset owners maximise value. Prior to taking up this role in January 2020, Graham was Chief Executive at Heathrow Southern Railway, the AECOM backed Market Led Proposal for a new £1.6bn 10km rail route linking Heathrow Airport to south west London and Surrey. Previously Graham was Business Development Director at Chiltern Railways from 2007-2016 and masterminded the £300m extension to Oxford including the award winning new stations at Bicester Village and Oxford Parkway. He was instrumental in Chiltern Railways attaining industry leading growth and punctuality results by devising and leading initiatives to improve timetables, grow capacity, expand car parks and stations and made the case for a new depot at Banbury. Earlier in his career Graham was a civil servant at the Strategic Rail Authority, negotiating franchise agreements and infrastructure upgrades for government. He started his career as a Railtrack management trainee and has a degree in Geography from Oxford University.

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