Duncan Buchanan

Policy Director


Duncan became policy director of the Road Haulage Association in July 2017 after joining the RHA in August 2016.

He is a logistics policy expert who has worked in Government and industry. In 10 years working for the Department for Transport he led on goods vehicle operator licensing, roadworthiness and sustainable freight policy.  He managed UK negotiations on EU road-worthiness directives and was Vice Chairman of the International Transport Forum Road Committee between 2014 and 2016.

Prior to working in Government, Duncan worked for international freight businesses in commercial and operational roles covering freight transport by sea, air and road.

update on the skills shortage


Duncan Buchanan, Policy Director at the RHA, will discuss how transport operators can work to meet the demands for Clean Air Zones across the country.