Our small dedicated team is focused on supporting our members and our strategic priorities:

  • Elaine Clark

    Chief Executive
    Elaine is responsible for the day to day running of the Rail Forum including working with the Board to set strategic priorities. She has responsibility for maintaining strong relationship across government and for delivery of our sector deal activities.
  • Cat Appleby

    Membership Manager
    Cat is responsible for maintaining day to day to contact with our members, developing our membership offer and listening to our members to ensure we are delivering what they need.
  • Robert Hodgson

    Engagement Manager
    Bob has many years of experience working in the rail supply chain. He supports the Rail Forum team on specific projects together with liaison with key clients and SMEs.
  • Sophia Searle

    Membership and Communications Manager
    Currently on maternity leave.