Transport for London - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Oct, 2015 |    No of Pages: 21 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Transport for London - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company’s history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company’s key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

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- Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.


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. In addition, the group offers traffic light maintenance, congestion charge management, planning of transport facilities, and private hire trade regulation services. TfL manages London Underground, the Docklands Light Railway, London’s buses, London Overground and London Trams. It also runs Victoria Coach Station, London River Services and London Transport Museum. TfL brings into action schemes for transport users who possess mobility impairment and runs the Dial-a-Ride scheme, a door-to-door service for disabled people unable to use trams, buses or the Tube. The TfL group is headquartered in London, the UK.

Transport for London Key Recent Developments

Jun 04, 2015: Ballard To Operate and Support Zero-Emission Bus Fleet in London, UK for Additional 5 Years
May 27, 2013: UK DOT Announces £12m Fund For Low Carbon Buses

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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 11
Transport for London - Locations And Subsidiaries 12
Head Office 12
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 12
Section 2 – Company Analysis 14
Transport for London - Business Description 14
Transport for London - SWOT Analysis 15
SWOT Analysis - Overview 15
Transport for London - Strengths 15
Strength - Operational Network 15
Strength - Improved Performance of London Underground Segment 15
Strength - Strong Government Support 15
Transport for London - Weaknesses 16
Weakness - Issues with Contactless and Oyster Cards 16
Transport for London - Opportunities 17
Opportunity - Strategic Growth Initiatives 17
Opportunity - Positive Outlook UK Travel and Tourism Industry 17
Opportunity - Crossrail Project 17
Transport for London - Threats 18
Threat - Public Transportation Regulation 18
Threat - Foreign Exchange Risk 18
Threat - Shortage of Skilled Employees 18
Transport for London, Recent Deals Summary 19
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments 20
Jun 04, 2015: Ballard To Operate and Support Zero-Emission Bus Fleet in London, UK for Additional 5 Years 20
Section 4 – Appendix 21
Methodology 21
About GlobalData 21
Contact Us 21
Disclaimer 21

List of Tables

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, Subsidiaries 12
Transport for London, Recent Deals Summary 19

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