Engineering firm Aurecon has appointed Ben Stapleton as managing director, infrastructure, based in Adelaide.

Mr Stapleton has more than 20 years’ industry experience, and was most recently lead associate at BRS, and before that had roles with Jacobs and Sinclair Knight Merz.

Aurecon global chief executive Giam Swiegers said experts such as Ben brought strong leadership and advisory capabilities to major growth markets.

“Appointing the right people is one of the many steps that Aurecon takes to ensure that our global teams are able to lead amidst ongoing disruption in our industry,” he said.

“Ben will play an important role in contributing subject matter expertise to clients working in a complex global environment and who need asset optimisation, support with digitisation and smart infrastructure solutions.”