Ramboll Appoints Industry Heavyweight Mathew Riley as UK Managing Director
Ramboll has announced the appointment of Mathew Riley as UK Managing Director. Mathew joins from Arcadis where he was Managing Director for the Infrastructure, Industry and Utility sectors across the UK, Middle East and Asia.
Mathew Riley has worked in property and infrastructure for over 27 years. He worked at Arcadis for nearly 7 years, having previously worked with Laing O’Rourke and spent over 16 years at BAA. Mathew has the unusual combination of having worked for client, contractor and consulting organisations, and is now a recognised industry expert in devising, implementing and managing the delivery of strategies and programmes to gain maximum shareholder and stakeholder value. In recent years he has advised clients on a number of capital investment programmes, including Thames Water, Heathrow Airport, National Grid and London Underground.
His experience has been recognised with external appointments to the Board of Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), The Mayor of London’s Infrastructure Delivery Board and the RICS Construction Forum.
Commenting on his appointment, Mathew said, “I am excited to join the team at Ramboll, a business recognised for its heritage, exceptional talent and incredible portfolio of projects. I am excited to begin engaging with Ramboll’s clients, understanding their business needs and to create value through the solutions we provide.”
Søren Holm Johansen, Group Executive Director and Chairman of Ramboll UK added, “We are delighted to welcome someone of Mathew’s calibre to Ramboll. We are committed to expanding our business in the UK and Mathew’s considerable expertise and experience in the industry will help us to achieve this aim.”