28 November 2017

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James Duffin, YLP Honorary Secretary

Following a successful AGM event in November 23 at The IET, London, Chris Rayner handed over the reins to Sofia Tolia of Ringway Jacobs.

Sofia is a longstanding member of the committee and previous Highways and Infrastructure representative has taken to the role like a duck to water with a full year of events being planned for 2018. With the first taking place in Manchester in January, full details of this event and following events will be published on the YLP events calendar shortly.

Due to Sofia stepping up into the role of chair, her previous roles have now become available. The Highways role has been filled by Kieron Jarvis of JW UK Ltd. Whilst the Infrastructure role remains vacant at this time. For anyone who wishes to apply please send a CV and cover letter to

Also longstanding northern region representative John Sutcliffe of WSP has taken on the Vice Chairman role. He will support YLP Chair Sofia Tolia, whilst undertaking his regional role throughout 2018.