The new strategy centers on maximizing the impact of 28,000 employees across 70 countries and developing people-centric solutions to improve the quality of life for Arcadis’ clients and communities. With a further increased focus on sustainability and digitalization, the Netherlands headquartered business expects growth opportunities due to increasing client demand driven by mega trends such as urbanization, climate change, digitalization, and societal expectations.
Effective immediately, the changes of Arcadis leadership structure to include:
- Alan Brookes: Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the regional business areas, CRTKL, Arcadis Gen, and Global Project Services
- Mary Ann Hopkins, Chief Growth Officer, responsible for growing sales and business development, Commercial Excellence, Marketing and Communications, and Strategy and Development
- Stephan Ritter, Chief Innovation Officer, responsible for driving forward technology, innovation and ecosystems solutions, Sustainability, and Global Business Services
The Executive Board will remain a two-member board consisting of Peter Oosterveer, Global Chief Executive Officer and Virginie Duperat, Chief Financial Officer. In addition, Jacoline van Blokland remains as Chief People Officer.
Commenting of the changes to Arcadis’ leadership team, Peter Oosterveer said:
“Our new strategy includes the need for a more highly performing, agile and resilient global business for our people, clients and shareholders. With Alan, Mary Ann and Stephan taking on these new roles we have a first-class team in place, brimming with energy to get going and successfully deliver our ambitious plans over the next three years.”
Improving quality of life
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Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy organization for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 28,000 people, active in over 70 countries that generate €3.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. www.arcadis.com