Global design firm Arcadis has appointed Greg Harrison as business leader for Advisory and Sustainability in Australia.

Harrison joined Arcadis in 2016 and has over 24 years' experience across infrastructure and development sectors, including strategic transport and land use planning, procurement and advisory, business case development, transaction and due diligence, master planning and environmental consulting.

Malcolm McDowall, sector managing director, Environment, Advisory and Assurance Australia Pacific, Arcadis says, "Greg has significant experience in the Australian advisory and sustainability market and will provide strong leadership as we continue to win city-shaping projects across the nation."

"Having worked on everything from airport master planning, to energy sector projects, to metro rail developments, his experience will prove invaluable to both our clients and our teams," McDowall says.

Graduating from the University of Melbourne, Harrison has a diverse portfolio of public and private sector consulting experience across Australia, including working on Melbourne's Airport Third Runway Project, Alinta Energy Power Station, Melbourne Metro Tunnels and Stations PPP, Outer Suburban Arterials Roads PPP, Monash Freeway Upgrade, CityLink-Tulla Widening Project, Doncaster Rail Study, Port of Hastings Port Development Strategy, Darlington Transport Study, and a range of business case projects.

According to Harrison, "Advisory and sustainability is a rapidly growing business offering that is shaping the way we plan, design and deliver projects for the better."

"As part of our commitment to improving the quality of life, we provide industry leading advisory and sustainability services across the asset lifecycle."

"Arcadis is in the business of creating smart, sustainable and liveable cities across Australia, so I'm thrilled to continue the ongoing growth and expansion of our advisory and sustainability services."

"I'm thrilled to join Arcadis," he says, adding that, "Arcadis has a long pedigree in working with infrastructure owners and operators across Australia, so it's exciting to be bringing this service offering to their clients."