Aecom names new Middle East strategy director

August 09, 2018

undefinedDavid Clifton has joined AECOM Middle East as Director – Strategy & Growth for its Construction Services business.

Based in Dubai, David will leverage his substantial industry knowledge to expand AECOM’s existing client relationships and grow its market share, the company said.

He joins AECOM from Faithful+Gould where he was their Regional Development Director.

Having worked in the industry for more 18 years (USA, UK and the Middle East), David has an extensive network of contacts and in-depth knowledge of the region’s unique macro-economic and construction economics’ trends.

He also has first-hand experience in the delivery of large projects and has contributed to a number of industry improvements including the development of Project Management Offices.

Commenting on his new role, Clifton said: “This is a really exciting time to be in the industry due to the immense developments that are coming on stream and in the pipeline. I’m delighted to have joined AECOM, a company with global resources and depth of regional talent that can support clients to realise their dreams.”

AECOM’s Construction Services business in the region provides construction management, construction supervision and program management services to projects across all sectors.

Its Middle East portfolio includes Midfield Terminal Complex, Warner Bros. World, King Khalid International Airport, Tatweer Schools Program, Mall of Oman, Doha Oasis, DAMAC Heights and Ministry of Housing projects in Saudi Arabia.

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