London meeting: Apprentice to Director

24 May 2016

John Horn

John Horn has had a long and illustrious career in the bus industry. He began his career with Portsmouth-based bus body builder Readings and went on to work for United Auto, Luton & District, Wadham Stringer, Marshalls and East Lancs. After Optare took over East Lancs he became sales director at Optare. Having retired from Optare, he is proving that you can never keep a good busman down: John is now developing markets for electric buses in the UK for Spanish builder Irizar.  


TfL Headquarters 
Palestra House, 197 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NJ

Palestra House is located opposite Southwark Underground Station and on bus routes 45, 63 and 100.