Robert Montgomery

Bus Industry Consultant

Former Managing Director at Stagecoach UK Bus

Biography

Bob Montgomery is Managing Director of Stagecoach’s UK Bus Division with responsibility for a business with a turnover of over £1bn, employing 19,000 people and operating over 7,000 buses from over 100 locations across the UK. He is also responsible for the development of the megabus.com express coach operating brand across the UK and Western Europe.

Bob joined the bus industry as a graduate management trainee with the former National Bus Company in 1974 becoming Managing Director of an NBC operating subsidiary in 1983.

Since then he has held a series of senior positions in the bus industry in both the private and public sectors in regulated and deregulated markets, principally in the major urban conurbations of Manchester, Sheffield, Glasgow and Dublin, before joining Stagecoach in 2002.

Prior to appointment to his current role in May 2013, he held the role of Service Performance Director at Stagecoach UK Bus.