In his role, Mr. Kumar will be responsible for leading the strategic growth of Aurecon’s business in the Philippines, which includes establishing a business unit in the capital city of Manila. He will also work closely with clients in the growth markets of Indonesia, Philippines and broader Asia region to ensure ongoing support for their growth objectives.
“We are very pleased to welcome Mohit to Aurecon. His appointment is the first step of a strategic plan to establish a stronger presence in this country. He brings to the table extensive management and technical experience, especially in the Asian infrastructure space, which will benefit our clients’ businesses in the Philippines as well as in Asia regionally,” said Paul Lombard, Managing Director – Middle East & Asia at Aurecon, in a statement.
Mr. Kumar has 22 years of experience in the engineering industry. Prior to joining Aurecon he was Director of Operations (Malaysia & Indonesia) and Country Manager (Malaysia) at Jacobs Engineering.
Speaking about his appointment, Mr. Kumar also said in the statement “Asia remains in a growth sweet spot in spite of prevailing global headwinds. I am very excited at the prospect of combining my experience and understanding of the region with Aurecon’s global expertise to help solve our clients’ most complex problems.”