Brian Zhang, who will be based in the company’s Shanghai office, joins Turner & Townsend after leading a team at the DHV Engineering Consultancy in the city. He has more than 20 years’ experience working across China.
Zhang’s team will deliver major projects across the property and infrastructure sectors in various locations across south-east China.
Across the country, Turner & Townsend is working on projects including Hong Kong International Airport and with a range of global companies, such as the luxury automotive brands Infiniti, Mercedes and Aston Martin.
“Turner & Townsend continues to build on a very strong position across all its key sectors, as an independent consultant with an unparalleled client focus,” said Zhang. “It has a clear and strong vision of their future and I am pleased to have the chance to play a role in its continued success across China.”
Turner & Townsend managing director for northeast Asia Nick Townsend said: “We have big ambitions in China and welcoming Brian onto the team brings us another step closer to fulfilling our business targets. “Brian’s expertise in this key market area is crucial in delivering excellence to our clients. Brian will have access to both a global network of skills and expertise, together with his first-class knowledge of the Chinese market.”