New lead appointed to grow major project portfolio and delivery in Asia

Based in Singapore, Simon Hume will lead our major projects proposition and strengthen our specialist delivery team expertise in the execution of projects across real estate, infrastructure and natural resources.

We have appointed Simon Hume, a highly experienced project management and controls director, to our Asia business in the new role of Director for Major Projects in the region.

Simon’s core expertise is in the strategy, management and assurance of the safe, high-quality delivery for international major projects. His experience ranges from design through to commissioning, while meeting tight deadlines and complying with strict ethical contracting models to meet customer needs in the region.

He joins our business most recently from Microsoft, where he was Regional Director for the company’s data centre construction delivery in Southeast Asia. Trained as a mechanical engineer, Simon has over 25 years of experience in management and major project execution roles and has operated within the oil, gas and chemicals, and data centre construction sectors.

Our major projects proposition in Asia brings industry-leading expertise to clients in the strategy, set-up and execution of complex projects and programmes.

Our programmatic approach to delivery integrates market-leading systems and processes with subject matter expertise in project and construction management, procurement and supply chain, digital solutions, sustainability, net zero, project controls and commercial management.

Brian Shuptrine, Managing Director, Asia comments:

Simon’s appointment reflects our drive to bring well-grounded expertise and highly experienced talent into our Asia business to provide comprehensive and exceptional programme and project management services demanded by major projects, which are generally highly technical and complex by nature.

“With significant public and private sector developments planned across the region to the end of the decade, we look forward to support our clients in realising these major projects to deliver impactful, robust and viable capital assets across the region.” 

For further information contact:

Nanda Angelina
Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Asia

t: +62 (21) 252 3895
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