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									                         Transport for London - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDTTL36608SA                                                                                         Publication Date: JUN 2013

          42-50 Victoria Street, Windsor House               Phone             +44 20 71264500                  Revenue         4,180.90 (million GBP)
          London, ENG                                        Fax               +44 20 77121054                  Net Profit      NA
          SW1H 0TL                                           Website           www.tfl.gov.uk                   Employees       27,494
          United Kingdom                                     Exchange                                           Industry        Transport and Logistics

       Company Overview
       Transport for London (TfL) is a government institution that provides administrative services to the transport system in London. It is
       an integrated body responsible for the capital's transport system. TfL’s role is to implement the Mayor’s Transport Strategy and
       manage transport services. It offers trams, buses, transport strategy implementation and railway management services. In
       addition, the group offers traffic light maintenance, congestion charge management, planning of transport facilities, and private
       hire trade regulation services. TfL manages 580 km network of main roads including London Underground, the Docklands Light
       Railway, London’s buses, London Overground and London Trams.
       Key Executives                                                             SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                Title                     Transport for London, SWOT Analysis
         Boris Johnson                     Chairman                                Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Isabel Dedring                    Deputy Chairman
                                                                                   Strong Government Support            Issues with Oyster Cards
         Peter Anderson                    Director
                                                                                   Established Network of
         Charles Belcher                   Director
                                                                                   Subsidiaries
         Baroness Tanni           Grey- Director
         Thompson
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                   Opportunities                        Threats
        GlobalData
                                                                                   Energy Efficient Initiatives         Shortage of Skilled Employees

                                                                                   Increasing Demand for Public         Public Transportation
                                                                                   Transport                            Regulation


                                                                                  Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData



       Recent Developments

       May 27, 2013                  UK DOT Announces £12m Fund For Low Carbon Buses
       Nov 28, 2012                  Maxwell Supplies Ultracapacitors To Power Multimedia And Passenger Comfort Systems In London
                                     Cable Cars
       May 16, 2012                  Hertz To Promote Source London's EV Charging Network
       Feb 15, 2012                  Clapham Resident Plugs In To Low Carbon Transport
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Transport for London - Key Facts ....................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Transport for London - Key Employees .............................................................................................................................................. 5
       Transport for London - Key Employee Biographies ............................................................................................................................ 6
       Transport for London - Major Products and Services ......................................................................................................................... 7
       Transport for London - History............................................................................................................................................................ 8
       Transport for London - Company Statement ...................................................................................................................................... 9
       Transport for London - Locations And Subsidiaries.......................................................................................................................... 10
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 10
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 10
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Transport for London - Business Description ................................................................................................................................... 12
       Transport for London - SWOT Analysis ............................................................................................................................................ 13
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 13
          Transport for London - Strengths .................................................................................................................................................. 13
             Strength - Strong Government Support ..................................................................................................................................... 13
             Strength - Established Network of Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................ 13
             Strength - Extensive Transportation Services ........................................................................................................................... 13
          Transport for London - Weaknesses ............................................................................................................................................. 13
             Weakness - Issues with Oyster Cards....................................................................................................................................... 13
          Transport for London - Opportunities ............................................................................................................................................ 13
             Opportunity - Energy Efficient Initiatives.................................................................................................................................... 13
             Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Public Transport ............................................................................................................. 14
             Opportunity - Growth Plans ....................................................................................................................................................... 14
          Transport for London - Threats ..................................................................................................................................................... 14
             Threat - Shortage of Skilled Employees .................................................................................................................................... 14
             Threat - Public Transportation Regulation ................................................................................................................................. 14
       Transport for London, Recent Deals Summary ................................................................................................................................ 16
       Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments ................................................................................................................................ 17
          Transport for London, Recent Developments ............................................................................................................................... 17
             May 27, 2013: UK DOT Announces £12m Fund For Low Carbon Buses.................................................................................. 17
             Nov 28, 2012: Maxwell Supplies Ultracapacitors To Power Multim
								
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