Gareth took up the post of Safety and Sustainability Director at Transport for Wales in March 2019, after a period of three years in which he was Commercial Director of Transport for Wales during its start-up phase.
Gareth was previously Deputy Director Public Transport at the Welsh Government and held several leadership roles within the Economy and Transport Department. Whilst there he was instrumental in introducing new and innovative approaches to infrastructure procurement. Gareth also has previous experience in the establishment of new publicly owned bodies such as the establishment of the Cardiff Harbour Authority for Cardiff Council.
Gareth started his career in civil engineering consulting before moving into client roles in local authorities and the Civil Service. Gareth is a Chartered Civil Engineer by profession who has managed a significant number of major infrastructure projects in South Wales in his 30-year career.