Mr Canadine joined the executive board of Ramboll UK on 1 January 2012, following the acquisition in 2011 of Gifford, of which he was chief executive.
He originally joining Gifford in 1996 as a structural engineer and has led teams across building structures, development and environment areas. Mr Canadine has degrees in architecture and engineering from Cambridge and Bath Universities, and an MBA from London Business School.
He said: “I look forward to leading Ramboll in the UK as we enter an exciting new phase. We have great teams across a diverse range of disciplines and a fantastic reputation for innovation, design and delivery. I’m confident that we can continue to build upon our position as a leading engineering, design and consultancy.”