David McNeill has been TfL’s Director of Public Affairs since 2008. He has overall responsibility for TfL’s relationships with EU, national and London politicians as well as London’s businesses and public sector and community organisations. It is a Brussels-to-bus-stops role.
He leads the organisation’s campaigns for steady and sustained investment and managed TfL’s engagement with London based organisations, including businesses, for the 2012 Games. Before joining TfL, David held senior positions at the Arts Council, the Law Society and in the consumer rights lobby.
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