Nick HarrisActing CEO Highways England
Currently acting Chief Executive of Highways England, the government-owned company responsible for operating, maintaining and improving the strategic road network: England’s 4,300 miles of motorways and major A-roads.
Nick joined Highways England as Executive Director of Operations in September 2016. In this role he led day-to-day operation of the strategic road network, customer service, maintenance services and delivery of Highways England’s five-year capital maintenance and renewals programme.
A Chartered Civil Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience working in regulated utilities and construction, Nick’s has previously held senior leadership roles with water utilities, both in the UK and overseas.