Margaret’s 30 year career has seen her own and operate a container shipping line, port terminals and road haulage fleet. For 9 years she was Deputy Chairman of the Port of Dover and Chairman of the Dover Harbour Board Pension Fund. She is a Director of SeaPort Development and has held a number of senior positions in shipping, transport and logistics. She is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and former Welsh Woman of the Year.
Margaret is currently Chair of the Network Rail Supervisory Board and was previously Chair of the Tourism Advisory Board for Wales and Vice Chair of the Welsh Development Agency. In 2004 she received an OBE for services to economic development in Wales. Margaret is currently a Board member for the Haven Waterway Enterprise Zone, and a Panel Member of the Williams Rail Review on behalf of the Department for Transport.