Who we are
Mike Horne, Director
Mike has nearly 30 years experience of the transport sector, with great expertise in delivery of improved front line service to customers, successful revenue-generating commercial activity and the management of change.
Mike's recent work has included value engineering, franchise bidding and operational advice to a rolling stock manufacturer in respect of a large rolling stock tender
David Burton, Technical Director
A chartered engineer with wide-ranging commercial and engineering experience in Europe's public and private sectors, David is an accomplished technical advisor and problem solver.
David brings invaluable technical and engineering expertise to FDAL, and is responsible for the design and implementation of several major engineering and lighting projects which are currently underway.
Richard Squire, General Manager
As General Manager of FDAL Richard is able to apply his extensive skills and experience in the commercial railway sector, having spent many years working for London Underground in the procurement and contract management fields.
He has considerable experience in setting up and managing revenue generating contracts, including developing and expanding the range of non ticket revenue to benefit London Underground. Richard was also responsible for the tendering of LU's commercial advertising portfolio. A contract eventually valued at over £1bn.
With his experience of both sides of commercial tendering and procurement Richard is well placed to offer balanced insightful consultancy on a range of issues, ultimately achieving the best solution possible for our clients.