BOSSES of the high-speed rail scheme that will improve Uttoxeter businesses' links to the north of England have appointed a new director with a background in the defence sector.
Alistair Kirk is HS2's new programme and strategy director.
HS2 Ltd today announced the appointment of Alistair Kirk as its Programme & Strategy Director.
He has a 'proven track record' in the defence sector but joins HS2 from transport consultant ARCADIS.
Mr Kirk said: "I'm delighted to be joining the HS2 team."