Ben Plowden

Director of Surface Strategy and Planning


Ben is currently Director of Strategy and Planning, Surface Transport at TfL, a position he has held since 2011.

Ben's responsibilities include providing the overall strategic direction for Surface Transport; joint lead on the annual Business Plan and Budget; road network prioritisation; allocation of transport capital funding to London's boroughs; and delivery of cycling, walking, public realm, road safety, freight, bus priority and Travel Demand Management. Ben has been at TfL since 2002, during which time he has held a number of senior roles, including Managing Director of Communications. 

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