This includes all maintenance, renewal, upgrades and major projects, but not operational issues or the activities of Crossrail Ltd.

The IIPAG considers issues of economy, efficiency and value for money in preparing its advice. Members are:

David Meyer

David is a Chartered IT Professional and a Fellow of the BCS. He was recently a central government Chief Information Officer and, previously, a senior army officer of the Royal Corps of Signals. 

He has led strategic change programmes as Senior Responsible Owner within the Foreign Office, MOD and the British Army, and delivered operational ICT services in those organisations over many years. 

He now works on cyber risk and programme management. He also chairs industry and Ofcom bodies covering technology issues involving use of the electromagnetic spectrum.

Chris Shoukry

Chris is an experienced project and program manager and expert assurance reviewer of large complex public and private sector projects and programs. She is also a professional public sector procurement and contract manager.

Chris has a background in construction and ICT, having worked in major project and programme procurement and project management for more than 35 years.

After a successful 20-year project management career in UK Energy industry, Chris was project manager for the Oyster card. She now runs her own ICT consultancy company in addition to being a regular Assurance Team Leader for High Risk Projects for the UK Government Infrastructure Projects Authority (Cabinet Office). She also carries out a similar role for the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland Governments, for the UK Department for Transport and for Highways England.

On the international stage she is an accredited Assurance Review Leader for the Australian ACT, Victorian and NSW Governments and the New Zealand Government.