Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, Chief executive of the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), commented on the announcement of Sir Terry Morgan as chair of HS2:
"Sir Terry Morgan is an astute choice to drive HS2 forwards. He’s done great work with Crossrail and HS2 Academy and can now leverage that expertise on another project of vital importance to the UK’s national economy. He is highly respected across the industry and in Government circles for his leadership and 'can do' approach to major project delivery. He will be a huge asset for the HS2 project which is gearing up to ground-breaking."