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AECOM President, Lara Poloni, says join the industrys best minds

AECOM President, Lara Poloni, says join the industry's best minds

 April 30, 2024

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AECOM is the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm delivering professional services across the project lifecycle, from planning, design and engineering to program and construction management.

Hear from AECOM President, Lara Poloni, and discover how AECOM is delivering an exponential impact.

AECOM is home to the best technical experts

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, AECOM’s public and private sector clients trust AECOM to solve their most complex challenges. The company's teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through its unrivaled technical expertise and innovation, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities.

"AECOM is home to the best technical experts, and it is through technical excellence that we increase our competitive edge to continue leading the industry," says Lara.

"With technical excellence setting us apart from the competition, I encourage you to explore, engage, and be part of something bigger. When we bring the best of AECOM, there is no stopping us," she attests.

Passionate about delivering technical excellence

AECOM Lara Poloni

As a longstanding member of the AECOM team, Lara has served in several key leadership roles, including as Chief Executive of AECOM’s operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) from 2017 to 2020, and as AECOM Chief Executive of the Australia New Zealand business from 2014 to 2017.

Over a career spanning more than 25 years, Lara has predominantly worked in the planning, assessment and development of major infrastructure projects for both public and private sector clients, across key transportation and property sectors.

Lara graduated with a BA (Hons) Degree in Urban Geography from Monash University, Australia, and gained a Graduate Diploma in Urban Policy and Planning from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. She is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Infrastructure, a member of Chief Executive Women, Australia and is a former board member for Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Lara is passionate about AECOM’s equity, diversity and inclusion strategy, leadership development initiatives, and AECOM's client service excellence programs.

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