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Francesca is a Civil Engineer with over 6 years’ experience. After graduating from Imperial College London with a MEng in Civil Engineering, Francesca worked at Mott MacDonald for 5 years’ as a Geotechnical Engineer involved in the detailed design phases for large infrastructure projects including Doha Metro and Thames Tideway East. During her time at Mott MacDonald Francesca also worked on projects in their delivery phases including Northern Line Extension and Bank Capacity Upgrade. Francesca completed a six-month secondment with Dragados at Bank Capacity Upgrade, both on site, where she was responsible for overseeing the new station civil works, and in the project office, as part of the quality and commercial teams.
Since December 2019, Francesca has worked at Blackrock Expert Services as a Forensic Analyst where she analyses project delay for construction disputes in major international arbitrations and other dispute resolution forums. Francesca’s experience to date spans a range of industries including transportation, residential property development and nuclear.
Francesca is the former Chair of the British Geotechnical Association Early Careers Group. Francesca served as Chair from October 2018 to April 2021.