I previously held the position of Arup Group Chairman (2004-2009) responsible for the overall strategic direction of the firm.

I have a background in civil engineering and economics and following my position as Arup Group Chairman I held the position of Chairman - Global Transport Market (2009-2011).

Earlier I led Arup’s Infrastructure division, where my role centred on consulting, infrastructure and managing major projects.

I am a non-executive director of Crossrail Ltd