David Pugh

Senior Technical Director, Birmingham Highways Limited

With 30 years experience in the Highways industry, David has a background of leading and managing large highway engineering contracts from a planning, design and an operational perspective. In leading multiple complex contracts he has demonstrated effective planning, strong communication and highly collaborative leadership as well as the ability to assess situations dynamically and be flexible and dynamic to fulfil strategic and functional business and client needs.

David has strong beliefs that delivery of integrated team strategies and objectives are key to the success of any contract. His leadership style is such that he brings individuals and teams together, gaining buy in and setting clear strategies and plans, whilst taking overall ownership, responsibility and accountability for outputs. He empowers and supports people to deliver results and checks in on a regular basis to ensure targets remain relevant and are being delivered.

My Speaker Sessions

Tuesday 06 June 2023


Integrated Programme Alliance – Interim Works Programme, Birmingham

11:00 - 11:25 Highways Award Winners
  • An award-winning partnership (Birmingham City Council, Birmingham Highways Ltd, Arcadis, Kier Highways, Tarmac, HTM & WJ) delivered an ambitious £50m Capital Investment Programme to manage and implement carriageway and footway improvements across the city, improving thecondition of the network and making a positive impact on the the community