Hughes joins from the Division for Transport (DfT) where he led the DfT’s portfolio of primary rail funding tasks.
In his old role as Director of Investment Offer Planning at Transport for London, Hughes held senior management roles on tasks including Crossrail, the Northern Line Extension, and the Tube upgrades.
Rob Jones, Advisory Products and companies Chief for Arup in the UK, India, Center East and Africa mentioned: “David brings excellent trip of enabling an indispensable capital tasks and turning in important public capital funding in a fancy political atmosphere.
“His appointment builds on our unusual functionality in this living and his trip will allow us to additional toughen and pressure primary priority programmes with purchasers across energy, transport and the broader constructed atmosphere globally.”
Hughes added, “I’m massively enraged to be becoming a member of Arup and never sleep for rising the strategic advisory carrier for primary programmes across the UK and internationally. It’s a mountainous quite loads of for me in my notion, with a agency I’ve long admired.”