Business Development Director
BSc (Hons), MBA, CEng, C.WEM, MCIWEM, FCMI
As a Chartered Engineer with over 30 years’ experience, Raj is a highly experienced work-winning strategist and client director.
With both a UK and international background, Raj has worked for major blue-chip consultancies and contractors. He is well-versed in managing complex projects in particular in regeneration, masterplanning, water, waste, environment, transport and social infrastructure.
His career track record includes leading and winning positions on the Crown Commercial Services Professional Services Framework and securing significant commissions with Homes England, Gatwick Airport, Transport for London and United Utilities. He has also worked closely with several local authorities, including Birmingham City Council and Hertfordshire County Council, where he has advised and led consultancy, design and construction programmes.
Internationally, Raj has previously set up a joint venture company in Canada, raising profile with the government, provinces and municipalities, including securing a place on Infrastructure Ontario’s consultancy framework. He has also supported the Department of International Trade promoting UK business in North America, and has advised international funding institutions on infrastructure investments in the UK and overseas.
Raj has been a Board Member for the industry-leading consulting trade body, the Association for Consultancy & Engineering (ACE) where he served terms as Vice Chair and Treasurer. He is currently a member of the London-specific leadership board for Business in the Community.