Former Emirates staff Jenny Bagshaw joins Mott Macdonald

UK consultancy appoints former Emirates and Dubai Airports professional to lead Middle East and South Asia aviation practice

Jenny Bagshaw previously worked at Emirates and Dubai Airports.
Mott Macdonald
Jenny Bagshaw previously worked at Emirates and Dubai Airports.

UK-headquartered construction consultancy Mott Macdonald has appointed former Emirates, Dubai Airports, and London Biggin Hill Airport executive Jenny Bagshaw to lead its aviation advisory, design, and project management portfolio in the Middle East and South Asia, which features ongoing commissions for airports in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Kuwait, Islamabad, and Mumbai.

In a statement, the consultancy said Bagshaw was most recently managing director of London Biggin Hill Airport in the UK, prior to which she was vice president for development at Dubai Airports, and involved with product development activities at Emirates airline.  

Mott Macdonald said Bagshaw’s experience with Emirates included “a period of sustained growth, most notable in preparation for the move into the iconic terminal and concourse facilities at Dubai International Airport”.

Commeting on her appointment, Bagshaw said: “I am thrilled to be back in Dubai and look forward to harnessing the significant potential in the aviation sector across the region.

“I am working with an impressive team of professionals within a hugely respected organisation, and have no doubt that we will continue to build our presence, bringing world class value to existing and new clients.”

Mott Macdonald’s global practice lead for aviation, Graham Bolton, added: “Jenny’s appointment marks an exciting period of development for our aviation team in the region, and further strengthens our global expertise in airport operations and service development.

“She brings significant regional experience and a focus on world-class passenger experience, providing further expertise and knowledge to our clients in the region.”

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