Yoanna is a Business Intelligence Specialist with more than 6 years' experience in transport infrastructure, having worked with industry key players such as Heathrow Airport, Network Rail (NR), Docklands Light Railway (DLR), Mass Transit Railway (MTR), Transport for Great Manchester (TfGM) and the Department for Transport (DfT).
During her career, Yoanna has led projects on Business Intelligence, Asset Management Strategy, Whole Life Cycle Cost Models and OPEX & CAPEX optimisation. Among her recent projects are:
- Shaping Metrolink’s new Risk Management Framework to support corporate governance and asset management.
- Developing Heathrow’s key engineering and rail asset systems strategies.
- Leading the development of the Tram Operational Performance Payments Mechanisms model for the Metrolink/TfGM winning bid. Yoanna also authored the bid performance modelling section which scored 100% in the Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) bid assessment.
She also has considerable experience in the manufacturing sector where she has implemented quality systems such as Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP). Yoanna has successfully completed her PhD in Management at King's College London and is a professionally qualified Physicist and Engineer.