Julie Wood, Director Global Leader for Programme and Project Management, Arup
Julie Wood is an Arup Director and the Global Leader of Arup Programme and Project Management and a key leader for the Arup Team for The HS2 Euston Station Project.
Julie has over 25 years’ experience in the industry and has worked on a variety of projects across the education, healthcare, science, commercial, leisure, retail, infrastructure, transport, energy, pharmaceutical and arts and heritage sectors. As well as leading her award-winning team, Julie considers that some of her greatest achievements include leading the structural design on the award-winning McLaren Headquarters and more recently project managing large multi-disciplinary project teams on complex and heavily serviced buildings from inception through to completion.
Julie is an accomplished leader and has a reputation for finding innovative solutions to complex projects and spotting the key issues and risks on projects both in the short and long term. She is a Fellow of both The Institution of Civil Engineers and The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, plus an Honorary Fellow of APM.
She operates at Project Board level. Outside of Arup she has experience of Non- Executive Directorships and is a member of The Court at University of Greenwich and has worked closely with senior politicians and policy advisors regarding better links with business.