Gerard Whelan

Director, Corporate Finance, Government and Infrastructure

KPMG in the UK

Gerard is a consulting economist with 25 years of experience leading and working with multi-disciplinary project and client teams on transport strategy and transport investment opportunities. Prior to joining KPMG he was a Divisional Director at SYSTRA, the transport consultancy business of SNCF and RATP, and before that a Senior Lecturer in Transport Economics and Transport Policy at the University of Leeds. He provides advice across the transport sector on: economic regulation, market design, competition economics, pricing and charges, cost and performance benchmarking, economic impact assessment and business case development.

Areas of expertise
Government and Public Sector Transport and Logistics
Education and qualifications
  • PhD, Economics, University of Leeds

  • MSc (Eng), Transport Planning and Engineering, University of Leeds

  • BSc (Econ), Economics, The University of Hull