New senior appointments in Australia and New Zealand to grow major programme capability

We have appointed Simon Routledge and Alan King, two highly-experienced directors, to strengthen our infrastructure offering across Australia and New Zealand.

Based in Melbourne, Simon Routledge, Head of Aviation, Australia and New Zealand will lead our aviation sector. Simon is an engineer, MEP specialist and has managed teams delivering large scale civil engineering and utility projects for both the public and private sectors across the UK and the Middle East.

Alan King, Head of Infrastructure Major Programs, Australia and New Zealand based in Brisbane will focus on major programme pursuits and assurance. Alan is a civil engineer and has held positions as a constructor, client and consultant. His broad ranging experience provides insights into to the drivers and enablers for success across major programme participant parties. Alan has also provided executive leadership and assurance on projects of national significance such as Inland Rail.

Darren Munton, Head of Infrastructure, Australia and New Zealand comments: 

It’s fantastic to have Simon and Alan join our infrastructure leadership team. Their combined and complimentary skill sets together with their breadth of experience across transport, defence, and power and utilities sectors will support our continued growth in the region and expand our major programme leadership capability ensuring we can continue to deliver excellent outcomes for our clients.

Simon Routledge comments: “It is a privilege to join Turner & Townsend’s infrastructure team. I have worked on major aviation projects across the UK and Middle East, covering both landside and airside developments and most recently worked on Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai. I’m looking forward to sharing my global expertise with the Australian aviation sector in Australia and New Zealand.” 

Alan King said: “For over 25 years, I have managed and delivered significant billion-dollar projects and programmes across a number of geographic locations in infrastructure, defence and real estate developments. My focus will be pursuing, capturing and executing major program opportunities for Turner & Townsend’s current and new clients.”

For further information contact:

Nikki Ward
Associate Director, Marketing and Business Development

t: +61 (0)2 8245 0000