Gordon Wilkinson joins AECOM from Arup where he held a similar role overseeing its consultancy business in the United Kingdom, Middle East and Africa.

AECOM names new head for its global consultancy business

LONDON -- AECOM has appointed Gordon Wilkinson to lead its global consultancy services business. He joins AECOM from Arup where he held a similar role overseeing its consultancy business in the United Kingdom, Middle East and Africa.

“AECOM’s unique multidisciplinary consulting offer is very attractive to global clients and I welcome the opportunity to drive the integration of our consulting capabilities to increase our market share across the globe,” said Wilkinson, who also previously worked at KPMG. “I am delighted to be joining a team of very talented professionals that will become an integral part of the wider AECOM offer.”

AECOM’s consultancy group consists of specialist teams working with clients throughout their projects’ lifecycles. These teams cover a variety of areas including management consultancy; fiscal incentives; facilities management; information technology and communications; asset management; and occupier strategy.

“Gordon has a strong background in strategic consultancy and a proven track record of success,” commented AECOM’s Jason Prior, global chief executive, Buildings + Places. “His appointment will help drive the growth our consultancy business and is further evidence of AECOM’s commitment to investing in our integrated services offer.” read more