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TIL's Mark Savelli appointed to Guangzhou Transportation Commission (GTC) Expert Advisory Committee

We are pleased to announce that TIL's managing partner in Asia Pacific Region, Mark Savelli has been appointed by the Guangzhou Transportation Commission to serve on its newly formed Expert Advisory Committee for the next 3 years until October 2020.

The Transportation Commission is the main municipal public transport authority operating under the control of the Mayor of Guangzhou and the new Advisory Committee is formed of around 20 eminent transport professionals drawn from all over China.

Guangzhou (population 16 million) is a gateway city in the Pearl River Delta in Southern China. The City is served by an extensive railway network and by a fleet of more than 12,000 public buses (all of which will be become fully electric by 2018).

Speaking after the inaugural Committee meeting held last week in China, Mark said:- 'I am delighted to be invited to play a small part in helping Guangzhou City to meet its ambitious plans for the development of a world-leading public transport hub over the coming few years'.