Jenny MacMahon has become the first female director of environment at professional services firm WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff.
Ms MacMahon has 20 years’ experience working as head of environment for AGL, leading the NSW environment division of URS and running her own consultancy business.
“Jenny’s appointment reflects our commitment to continuing the expansion of our environment capability,” WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff chief executive Guy Templeton said.
“She will manage one of the largest and most diverse environment teams in Australia and New Zealand. Her strong client relationships and proven capacity to lead high-performing teams across core environmental disciplines made Jenny the best candidate for this role.”
Ms MacMahon said she looked forward to “ensuring our team of scientists and specialists continue to help our clients navigate complex regulatory and social requirements and contribute to sustainable and community-focused outcomes”.