heavy civil and water sector lead
Claire is Bechtel Infrastructure’s heavy civil and water sector lead, bringing more than 10 years of delivery experience gained at Bechtel, HS2 and EDF, where she served in several leadership roles in client organisations.
An experienced practitioner in helping organisations deliver major complex programmes, Claire's experiences lies across a wide range of heavy civil industries including highways, nuclear, rail, oil and gas.
In her role, she is responsible for developing and driving the global strategy for heavy civils and water infrastructure planning, design, construction, and project management.
Prior to this, Claire was deputy programme director for the £6bn civils programme on Hinkley Point in Somerset.
Claire is a chartered civil engineer and member of the ICE, Chartered Project Professional and member of the Association for Project Managers.
Most recently, Claire was a finalist in the 2019 Everywoman Transport and Logistics Awards for the Infrastructure Leader Category, which recognises a female leader who is innovating or excelling in their role within transportation and infrastructure and shortlisted as a 2020 UK Construction Week Role Model.
Claire serves on the ICE London executive board as vice chair for informing opinion and the ICE Ethics Committee.