Jim O’Sullivan has been Chief Executive at Highways England since July 2015. Highways England operates the country’s strategic road network and is delivering the government’s £13bn investment programme, connecting key centres of economic activity, increasing road capacity and improving journey times.
He was previously Managing Director at Heathrow Airport Holdings (formerly BAA) - Airports Division and Edinburgh Airport and has spent much of his career within transportation, asset management, and utility organisations.
Jim holds a degree in Air Transport Engineering from City University, London and an MBA from Lancaster University. He is a Chartered Engineer and an alumnus of the MIT Senior Executive Programme.