Following Linbrooke’s recent success securing project and maintenance contract works with train operating companies (TOCs) such as Great Western Rail (GWR), TransPennine Express and Arriva Rail North (ARN), we are delighted to welcome Anthony Thompson to the Linbrooke family bringing further depth and breadth to our service offering.
Starting his career in the Royal Air Force, serving 12 years and having worked in communications for over 20 years, Anthony Thompson has joined Linbrooke Services Ltd as Rail Business Development Manager.
With knowledge and experience across all communications platforms, Anthony has been instrumental in developing 3G communications for remote railway stations as well as supporting the implementation of Customer Information Systems, Cable (Copper & Fibre) installation, Networks, CCTV, Control & Command Centre, Long Line Public Address, Access Control, Help Points, Traffic Signals, Telephony and Radio Communications across several industries.
Focusing on the rail industry over the last 10 years, Anthony has worked for Infotec Ltd, Optilan UK Ltd and KeTech, all of which have enabled him to gain an unprecedented understanding of stakeholder communications requirements working with companies such as Network Rail, Northern Rail, Scot Rail, ATOC and several other TOC’s.
With his military background, considerable knowledge and capability in communications, Anthony is a great fit for Linbrooke.
Utilising his fresh perspective and views on how to continue adding value, Anthony will continue to develop our relationships with TOC’s in terms of further ongoing delivery support and working with equipment suppliers to ensure we are offering the most up to date technology to our clients and the industry.
Anthony is a keen sportsman and has played and managed several football teams, both at squadron and local level.
As well as keeping fit, Anthony’s passion is scooters and he has owned a number of Lambretta’s in his time. As well as riding scooters, he also enjoys writing articles and taking photos of scooters for a number of national specialist magazines.
If you would like to contact Anthony, please do via email: Anthony.Thompson@linbrooke.co.uk or mobile: 07760 366 262