Lara Poloni

Chief Executive, Europe, Middle East and Africa, AECOM

Over a career spanning more than 25 years, has predominantly worked in the planning, assessment and development of major infrastructure in the transport, energy and telecommunications sectors. 1994, joined AECOM; positions include 2014, Chief Executive, Australia and New Zealand operations; since October 2017, Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, and Africa; Member of the global AECOM Executive Leadership team; leads a team of over 18,000 professionals working in almost 50 countries serving public and private sector clients across key infrastructure and property sectors including defence, transportation, water, energy as well as all facets of city planning, design and construction. Interest in growth initiatives aligned to AECOM’s vision of being the world’s premier fully integrated infrastructure firm. Also passionate about AECOM’s leadership development and the firm’s client service excellence initiative. Former Member of the Board, Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.