Patrick Cox
Patrick Cox
director - ground, energy, solutions
Aecom

Patrick is a director at AECOM with 30 years’ experience working as consultant, contractor and client in the UK and abroad. Through his career to date, he has led the geotechnical aspects of high profile multi-disciplinary land and marine projects from feasibility to construction and operation, including tasks with particular complexity arising from the ground conditions and project requirements. His main areas of work are related to strategic approaches to tackling ground conditions and environmental matters on major projects, conceptualising and implementing solutions as hybrid consultant/specialist contractor to both manage risk and leverage opportunity. A particular area of focus is in advocating discussion and capture of the exceptional value the ground engineering profession yields to our clients. He is chair of the global Ground Engineering Technical Practice Group at AECOM bringing leadership on technical excellence alongside imperatives including sustainable engineering.