Aecom has announced that Steve Morriss will join the company as chief executive for Aecom in Europe on January 4, 2011.
In this role, Morriss will lead all aspects of Aecom’s business in Europe, where the company has more than 5,000 employees serving clients in 21 countries across the continent.
Morriss joins Aecom from Mouchel, where he is managing director for government & business services, one of the company’s four divisions. In this role, Morriss leads over 4,000 employees who serve government and commercial clients, accounting for more than a third of the company’s total annual revenue. His 22-year career also includes senior executive roles with Serco PLC and WS Atkins.
“I am excited to be joining Aecom and I look forward to driving its growth across Europe,” said Morriss. “The combination of Aecom’s great culture and ambitious long term growth plans for Europe make this a truly unique opportunity.”