Top bus man awarded
23rd Nov 2010
UKBA Engineer of the Year: Engineering Director Darren Roe (right) from Stagecoach Manchester, with SOE Chief Exec Nick Jones.
The UK Bus Awards saw SOE member Darren Roe win the IRTE-sponsored Engineer of the Year award.
The award is designed to recognise, reward and inspire management talent in the engineering disciplines of the UK bus industry.
Engineering Director Darren, who works for SOE Industry Partner Stagecoach in Manchester, was judged to be an ‘exceptional and inspirational young engineer and manager’, as well as ‘enthusiastic, motivated and inclusive, with first-class communication skills.’
Darren’s victory follows last year’s win by one of his depot Engineering Managers, SOE member, Mike Brinicombe.