Ramboll are proud to announce that their UK Managing Director, Mathew Riley, has been appointed as the new Chair for ACE as they enter their 105th year. He succeeds Mike Haigh who is Managing Director of Mott MacDonald Group.
Mathew has been a Board member at ACE since 2015, brings 30 years of industry experience across the property and infrastructure sectors, and has worked for client, contractor and consulting organisations alike.
Speaking on his appointment, Mathew said: “I am delighted to have been handed the baton from Mike and I look forward to continuing his excellent stewardship of ACE. Our sector faces a number of critical challenges in the years ahead, notably around Brexit, Productivity, technology and skills. Furthermore, there is a huge opportunity to engage government around new projects and the Sector Deal. ACE is ideally positioned to lead all of these conversations and ensure our industry is fit for the future.”
Welcoming his appointment, Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE chief executive of the ACE said: “Mathew Riley brings an innate understanding of the issues facing the industry gained from an illustrious career working on some of the country’s most significant infrastructure projects. As a Board member he contributed to the development of the current Corporate plan and now as Chair he has an opportunity to progress its implementation.
“His expertise will help to guide ACE through the turbulent political and macro-economic year ahead and be of huge value to the association, employees and membership alike.”
You can see the full announcement and the full 2018 ACE Board on their website.
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