Steve Yianni

Steve Yianni

Chief Executive Officer - Transport Systems Catapult


In 2013 Steve Yianni was appointed Chief Executive Officer for the Transport Systems Catapult, the UK’s technology and innovation centre for Intelligent Mobility, harnessing emerging technologies to improve the movement of people and goods around the world.

Steve holds an Engineering Degree from the University of Cambridge and a Masters degree in Business Administration. Steve is a chartered engineer, a fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng).

Steve’s career began at the Ford Motor Company. In 1991, he joined JCB, gaining 16 years’ experience before joining Network Rail and then moving to the Transport Systems Catapult.