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Jim Crawford

Chief Programme Officer

Jim Crawford

Jim Crawford joins Crossrail Ltd as Chief Programme Officer and has extensive experience in constructing and commissioning major rail infrastructure.

Jim Crawford was previously Programme Director for Network Rail’s Thameslink Programme from 2009 to 2014 and the National Signalling, Telecoms and Electrification programme from 2004 to 2009.

Jim Crawford joined Railtrack in 1997 and worked on various programme management delivery roles initially in the London North Eastern route and then as General Manager on the East Coast and Cross Country route enhancement programmes. Jim Crawford is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor by profession and is also a Companion of the Institute of Railway Signalling Engineers.

He held roles with High Speed Two (HS2) from 2014 to 2019 as Managing Director - Construction and Managing Director - Phase One Programme.

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