Derek Butcher
Derek Butcher
network rail southern region, route asset manager (geotechnics, drainage and off track)
Network Rail

Derek Butcher is currently a Route Asset Manager (Geotech) and works for Network Rail Southern Region based in London.

Previously Derek has worked for consultants Atkins, Babtie (now Jacobs) and Knight Piesold (now Scott Wilson) and also for Kent County Council. He has 31 years experience in Geotechnical Engineering.

Derek has an Honours Batchelor of Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Greenwich and is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE). He has been Chairman of the Kent and East Sussex Branch of the ICE, Chairman of the South East Region of the ICE and Chairman of the Geotechnical Asset Owners Forum.