President, Transit and Rail Division
Mike Murray is responsible for the division’s bus, paratransit, IntelliRide brokerage, university shuttle, school bus and BRT contracts with cities and transit authorities. The portfolio is composed of transit locations and contracts in leading cities such as Phoenix, Denver, Seattle, Baltimore, Los Angeles, New Orleans and San Francisco. He is also responsible for all aspects of the company’s rail business, including streetcar operating contracts in Cincinnati and Detroit, as well as VTMI, Transdev’s business unit devoted to maintaining rail track and infrastructure. Mike also oversees Transdev’s Canadian operations, including numerous contracts in Montreal, Greater Toronto and Edmonton.
Mike is responsible for nearly 13,000 employees organized into multiple regions. He leads the teams responsible for enhancing the Division’s operational and financial performance including safety, maintenance, customer service, technology, budgets, planning, and staff development. He is responsible for the company’s compliance with contract terms, as well as contract renewals and business growth.
Before joining Transdev, Murray served as President and CEO of FirstGroup America where he was responsible for revenues of $5 billion and nearly 100,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.
Mike practiced corporate, labor and employment law in both the trucking and passenger transportation industries. His academic history includes a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a Master’s Degree in Labor and Human Resources, and a Juris Doctor Degree.
Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.