UK Management Team


Catherine Chardon

Managing Director of RATP Dev Londoncchardon

Catherine Chardon is a long-time employee of RATP Group and RATP Dev and has held several senior executive positions, delivering bus and rail services. Before Catherine moved to London, she was the chief executive officer in North America. Catherine spent four years in New York in that role, leading a major push into the North American marketplace.

Catherine held senior positions in France and Switzerland before her move to the USA and the UK.

She was given the role of business transformation director and chief digital officer for RATP Dev UK in September 2018. Catherine was appointed managing director in March 2019.





Martin Curtis

Managing Director Bath Bus Company

Martin is Managing Director of Bath Bus Company, originally formed with former colleagues in 1997, and operates in Bath, Cardiff, Eastbourne and Windsor.

Bath Bus Company was acquired by RATP Dev UK in 2011.

Martin began his career in 1972 with the Bristol Omnibus Company. He became Traffic Assistant and then Traffic Superintendent with Western National.

Following a period as District Manager with Southern National, he joined the newly created Badgerline bus company and took over as Regional Director, Bath in 1987.

Martin has written a number of books covering aspects of Bristol Omnibus and Bristol Commercial Vehicles history.

Martin is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transport.