Mike Francis

Head of Operations NY Highways

Mike’s career started as an operative in the mid 1990’s working on Telecoms civils work. In 1997 Mike joined West Sussex County Council as an Highways Officer and progressed his Career to eventually become Street Works Manager for the county. After spending 4 years in the early 2000’s as an Senior Agent for A BT civils contractor he joined May Gurney on the East Sussex Highways TMC. Mike progressed from an Area Manager up to General Manager running the circa £27m/year contract. Following the acquisition of the company by Kier he them moved into General Manager roles in Lincolnshire and finally Suffolk.

Mike moved to North Yorkshire in 2016 and took up a position as Operations Manager for Ringway on the North York’s TMC. He then played a key role in the planning and mobilisation of the councils new Teckal company NY Highways working alongside the new MD Ros Bullerwell.

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