Russell Jackson joins Aecom from Atkins, where he was most recently director for emerging markets in the company’s transportation division and a regional director in its rail business.
At Aecom he supports Adrian Shaw, recently named head of rail for the Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMIA) region, and also Paul McCormick, managing director for transportation, UK & Europe.
Paul McCormick said: “With unprecedented opportunities in the rail sector, Russell and Adrian take on critical roles that will augment Aecom’s growth strategy in the region. Russell’s focus will be on growing our rail business as we look to take advantage of the large tranches of major programmes in the industry pipeline. Adrian’s unique experience of managing some of the region’s largest and most complex projects will help grow our DBFO offering.”