Will focus on developing and delivering sustainable travel programmes for private, public and 3rd sector organisations in the UK
Go Travel Solutions has appointed Dr Ian Murdey as its new Project Manager, based at the company’s Midlands office in Leicester.
In his new role, Ian Murdey will focus on developing and delivering sustainable travel programmes for private, public and 3rd sector organisations in the UK. With his recent experience as a leading transport co-ordinator with De Montfort University, he will initially help Go Travel Solutions to develop its services to meet the travel planning requirements of higher and further education providers.
Prior to joining Go Travel Solutions, Ian Murdey was the Transport Co-ordinator at De Montfort University for almost 10 years. Whilst in post, he helped the University to achieve major decreases in single occupancy car usage, as well as increasing the number of staff cyclists to almost four times the national average.
Previously, Ian lectured in physiology at Loughborough University, where he also took his PhD in Pubertal Development and Sedentary Behaviours During Adolescence. Before that, he was Head of PE at Crown Hills Community College, a secondary school in Leicester.
Go Travel Solutions is a specialist sustainable travel consultancy, working on a range of major transport projects and networks at locations across the UK including Leicester, Milton Keynes and Stevenage. These projects are helping to make local travel cheaper, easier and more sustainable for both employers and their staff and also for local communities.
Robin Pointon, Managing Director at Go Travel Solutions said: “We’re delighted to welcome Ian on board. He brings with him at a strong track record of delivering sustainable travel initiatives that make a real difference for employers and their staff. With his combination of transport knowledge and practical experience, he will help Go Travel Solutions to deliver the very best service to current and new customers, and help us to make a positive impact.”
About Go Travel Solutions:
Go Travel Solutions is a specialist sustainable transport consultancy serving businesses, public bodies and transport operators. See us online at www.go-travel-solutions.com or follow us on Twitter at @GoTravSolutions.