Speaker : Suzy Charman

Suzy became Research Director of the Road Safety Foundation in 2017and is responsible for overseeing the technical quality and delivery of the Foundation's research portfolio.

She has a degree and PhD in Psychology and after her studies Suzy started her career as a Human Factors consultant at QinetiQ with a specialism in visual search and aviation security. In 2005, Suzy joined EuroRAP and, over the coming years, led the programme of work that resulted in the establishment of iRAP.

Then, in 2009 she joined TRL (Transport Research Laboratory) as a Principal Road Safety Specialist, and quickly progressed to become TRL's Head of International Road Safety. During this time Suzy was also appointed a Trustee of the Transport Charity Transaid.