Paul Allera

Technical Director

Biography

Lesley is a transport industry professional with over 35 years’ managerial experience in UK and international transport.

Lesley is currently a partner at Bradford based transport company Freightlink Europe and transport consultancy firm Freight Train. Lesley sits on the Road Haulage Association (RHA) Board of Directors and engages in RHA activities both at a regional and national level. She is the founder member of She’s RHA, an initiative focussing on diversity in transport, supporting women and and encouraging students to make transport and logistics a career of choice.

Lesley is a member of the Yorkshire Maintenance Advisory Committee liaising with the DVSA and traffic commissioners to improve safety standards on our roads and in 2014 was accorded the Yorkshire Business Woman of Achievement award.


CLEAN AIR ZONES

With the government estimating that the logistics industry will need to recruit another 1.2 million people by 2022, and women only making up eight percent of the sector, is now the time to make a change for diversity?