Posted on September 2, 2016 · Posted in General IRO news

The Institution of Railway Operators (IRO) is proud to present the latest graduates from its Diploma and Degree courses in Railway Operations Management that are delivered in conjunction with Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).


Held at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, the summer graduation ceremony allowed graduates to celebrate this achievement with fellow students, friends and family. We would like to congratulate the graduates listed below and wish them all the best for the future.

Diploma of Higher Education in Railway Operations Management:

Simon Dalby (TransPennine Express), Mark Mitchell (Virgin Trains), Nigel Smith (CrossCountry Trains).

Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Railway Operations Management:

Fadhel Ali (Serco), Leonard Baldwin (International Transport Training & Development), James Beckingham (Southeastern), Richard Bergin (Iarnród Éireann), Barnaby Clark (Network Rail), Robert Cummings (Northern), Andrew Drury (Louis Berger), Sean Dutton (Keolis Middle East), Rodney Ferris (Translink), Paul Grimes (Iarnród Éireann), Ryan Johnson (Etihad Rail), Kevin Kennea (ScotRail), John Langlands (Great Western Railway), Charles Lewsley (Tranlink), Brian Lynch (Network Rail), Joseph Maher (Iarnród Éireann), Dominic Mottram (Network Rail), Susan Nichol (Virgin Trains), Sean O’Connor (Iarnród Éireann), David Owen (Interfleet Technology), Harriet Prempeh (Great Western Railway), Anthony Sadler (Downer Rail), Adrian Sawdon (Freightliner Heavy Haul), Theophilus Steiner (Great Western Railway), Sam Tattersall (Network Rail), Georges Mbonkwi (LOROL), Brian Webster (Serco)


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