Peter, Lord Hendy of Richmond Hill is the Chair of Network Rail Board and London Legacy Development Corporation and was commissioner of Transport for London from 2006 to 2015, where he led the successful operation of London’s transport for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
In 2020 Peter, Lord Hendy of Richmond Hill was tasked by the Prime Minister with carrying out the Union connectivity review, exploring ways in which transport can better connect all parts of the United Kingdom. The report was published in November 2021.
Peter, Lord Hendy of Richmond Hill provides support to government by providing advice on and scrutiny of the plans of rail, road, coach, maritime and aviation operators during phases of re-opening the economy throughout the pandemic. He is also the Chair of the Euston Partnership Board, which is supervising the redevelopment of Euston. Peter, Lord Hendy of Richmond Hill was knighted in the 2013 New Year’s Honours list, having been made CBE in 2006 for services to public transport.