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City Transport & Traffic Innovation Magazine
Akabo Media
GG.007, Metal Box Factory, 30 Great Guildford Street, London, SE1 0HS

John Thornton
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8037 1783

Assistant Editor
Ursula Dale
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8037 1781

Business Development
Iain McLean
Tel: +44 (0) 20 4558 0311

Head of Marketing
Ross Sturley
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8037 1775

Marketing Assistant
Kajal Ravalia
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8037 1777

Managing Director
Stephen Brooks
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8037 1773

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Meet our writers


John joined Akabo Media in August 2019 and has worked in B2B publishing since 2013, editing engineering technology titles serving the automotive, marine and sports and entertainment venue sectors. Currently editor of City Transport & Traffic Innovation and Robotics & Innovation magazines, John co-ordinates the day-the-day operations of both titles, using independent editorial content as a platform to bring buyers and sellers together via print and online. In addition to the magazines, John also serves as a chair for the annual Road User Charging Conference in Brussels and can be found sniffing out breaking news stories throughout the halls of Akabo Media’s industry-leading exhibitions.


Ursula joined Akabo Media in June 2022. She has worked in written communications since graduating from university. Currently Assistant Editor of City Transport & Traffic Innovation and Robotics & Innovation magazines, Ursula is responsible for producing content, as well as assisting with keeping the site up-to-date and the production of the two magazines’ print issues.