HS2’s Venner: ‘We’ve proven with Euston that the government can do business’

Controversy has swirled around the HS2 high-speed rail project over the past 12 months, but commercial development director Tom Venner insists he has a “match-fit team” in place. “We’ve proven with Euston that the government can do business and it can create an investable proposition that the private sector wants to invest in.  Now we’ve got to do it again and again to lever private sector investment into the regions as much as London,” he says. [caption id="attachment_927375" align="alignright" width="200"] Tom Venner[/caption] His assertion comes just weeks after the resignation of HS2’s chairman Sir