Beca is very pleased to announce the appointment of Amin Shantia as our Technical Director - Rail. This appointment reflects our strong growth strategy for Beca's transport business, particularly in the rail sector.
Amin has a strong background in rail infrastructure and has worked on a wide range of projects across Australia, the Middle East and the UK. He brings to Beca over 17 years' experience in project management, engineering management, design and construction and business development of transport and infrastructure projects. Most recently, Amin led projects for Sydney Trains, Transport for NSW, City of Sydney and ARTC and also managed URS's AEO accreditation and compliance.
As Amin said: "I'm excited to work with an organisation that's so focused on client service excellence and I look forward to working with the Beca rail team to deliver what our clients need."
"Amin's domestic and international rail experience will be a major asset to our business and our clients, particularly given the significant growth opportunities of this industry in Australia. With his strong leadership experience, he will also play an important role in developing the team, growing our future rail capabilities and driving successful outcomes for our clients," said Damian Pedreschi, Beca's General Manager for Transport in Australia.