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by CW Staff on Sep 26, 2010

Richard Barrett
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37. Richard Barrett
Managing Director for the Middle East and India, Atkins

Richard Barrett is a Group Executive Board member and managing director at Atkins - the UK’s largest engineering and design consultancy and the world’s 11th largest design firm. He joined Atkins in 1983 after graduating from the University of Nottingham in the UK, but has been present in the Middle East since April 2010.

Since this time, the firm has won a contract to design a sustainable water park in Abu Dhabi as well as being assigned to shape Bahrain’s economic growth after being appointed by the Ministry of Municipalities and Agriculture (MoMA) to implement the Kingdom’s National Planning and Development Strategy.

As a Chartered Engineer, and previously MD of Atkins Europe which included businesses in Ireland, Portugal, Poland, Denmark and Sweden, Barrett has extensive international experience which he has brought with him to the GCC.

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