AECOM, the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, has appointed David Middleton, a water industry veteran, to lead its global growth strategies including overseeing the business line’s global pursuits, effective September 19. Mr. Middleton will work with regional and market sector teams to build a cohesive strategy around positioning for major pursuits and enhancing client relationships.
“We’re excited to welcome David to our global Water leadership team as he applies his passion for transforming lives through water infrastructure in support of our vision to drive positive change globally,” said Beverley Stinson, chief executive of AECOM’s global Water business. “David’s drive and his well-rounded expertise across all aspects of the industry, cultivated over three decades of experience, make him an excellent addition to our team, positioning us to continue to lead in the global water sector.”
With more than 30 years’ experience in the design, construction, and operation of water infrastructure, Mr. Middleton has held executive corporate positions in both private and public engineering sectors developing and executing strategic growth initiatives and project delivery. Having successfully led strategic water pursuits in countries like the United Kingdom, Singapore, UAE, Australia, and the United States amongst others, Mr. Middleton will leverage his global networks to extend the growth of AECOM’s water business worldwide.
“I am thrilled to be joining AECOM, a firm that I have long admired,” says Mr. Middleton. “I am excited to be working with the global team to drive strategic growth in the water market and to deliver projects that leave a lasting legacy for the communities we serve.”