Mott MacDonald has appointed Jenny Bagshaw to lead its aviation advisory, design and project management portfolio across the Middle East and South Asia.
Dubai-based Bagshaw will be supported both by the company’s international aviation practice and transportation teams across the region.
Mott MacDonald has a well-established regional presence in aviation, including current commissions for airports in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Kuwait, Islamabad and Mumbai, alongside work at other large international hub airports such as New York JFK, Heathrow, Changi and Hong Kong.
Bagshaw brings 20 years of experience in the commercial and business aviation sectors, most recently as managing director of London Biggin Hill Airport in the UK. She has also held roles as vice president for development at Dubai Airports, and in product development with Emirates Airline.
Bagshaw said “I am thrilled to be back in Dubai and look forward to harnessing the significant potential in the aviation sector across the region. I am working with an impressive team of professionals within a hugely respected organisation, and have no doubt that we will continue to build our presence, bringing world class value to existing and new clients.”
Graham Bolton, global practice lead for aviation, commented: “Jenny’s appointment marks an exciting period of development for our aviation team in the region, and further strengthens our global expertise in airport operations and service development. She brings significant regional experience and a focus on world class passenger experience, providing further expertise and knowledge to our clients in the region”.