Jason Prince is Director of the Urban Transport Group.
Prior to joining UTG in July 2023, Jason was Head of Public Affairs for the Greater Manchester Combined Authority for over three years and he also worked for Transport for Greater Manchester for four years. During both roles, Jason was actively involved in working with partners on buses, specifically the Bus Services Act (2017) and its impact on the future of transport in Greater Manchester, supporting the early development of Greater Manchester’s Bee Network and rail projects including HS2, and on innovation and devolution.
Before joining TfGM in 2016, Jason worked for a Member of Parliament, supporting on key policy areas of transport and energy.
Prior to working in politics, Jason held a variety of positions in the private and third sector. He was a business development manager in the field of welfare to work for nearly five years. He was also an operations manager for a third sector organisation across the North of England.