Name: David Higgins
Organisation: Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA)
Role: Chief Executive
Concerns: Legacy, Design, Football, Rugby
Date: 01/12/05 – present
The ODA is responsible for developing and building the venues and infrastructure for the Games. David Higgins is involved in all discussions related to the post-Games life of Olympic Venues, such as its use as an athletics stadium and use by local sporting clubs.
"To influence the current design, time is running out rapidly. They can come back after the Olympics and put something in later on, there will be flexibility built in but will be more expensive. To influence the current design, time is very, very limited to do that." (Evening Standard, 16/11/06)