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Elliot Shaw

Executive Director for Strategy and Planning - Highways England

Elliot Shaw is the Executive Director of Strategy and Planning at Highways England, the government company that operates, maintains and enhances England’s      4,300-mile strategic road network (SRN). Elliot’s responsibilities include SRN strategy, Highways England’s organisational transformation agenda, its analytical and economist functions and its relationships with key statutory and regulatory bodies, including the Office for Rail and Road and Transport Focus.

Before joining Highways England, Elliot worked at the Ministry of Justice and Department for Transport. Prior to this, Elliot was a management consultant, working in Accenture’s UK and US strategy practices. He holds a Master’s in Public Administration from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, has been a Public Policy Fellow at Cambridge University and completed the Major Projects Leadership Academy at Oxford Said Business School.