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November 21 2016
By Jessica Barton

Jessica writes for routeone, Group Tourism & Travel, and is the Editor of Coach Drivers Club News

Yellow Buses appoints two new Directors

Phil Pannell and Paul Wren have been appointed as Service Delivery Director and Commercial Director, respectively, of Bournemouth-based Yellow Buses.

Managing Director, Andrew Smith, with Phil Pannell (L), and Paul Wren (R)

Phil (left) was previously Engineering Director with Abellio, responsible for six garages in London and Surrey.

Other posts include 17 years as an engineering manager with First Group, latterly as Engineering Director of First East England.

Paul (right) has spent 26 years in public transport, working at senior level in the UK, France, Canada and the Middle East.

Previous posts include Commercial Manager of Docklands Light Railway; Managing Director of Transdev Canada and General Manager Abu Dhabi of Serco Middle East.

MD, Andrew Smith, says: “Phil and Paul are public transport professionals to their core and we’re delighted to welcome them to Yellow Buses.

“We have exciting plans for the future. I look forward to working closely with Phil, Paul and the rest of the team on bringing these to fruition.”

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