The company said he will place particular emphasis on leading mega project pursuits and developing relationships with global contractors.
Prior to that, Ownjazayeri was AECOM’s senior vice president and U.S. national director for transportation. He previously served as AECOM’s northeast region manager and vice president of marine, intermodal and freight.
“We are delighted that Vahid has rejoined AECOM, ” said Fred Werner, AECOM’s executive vice president for business lines. “His exceptional leadership skills and vast experience will be important to leveraging a more-intense business line focus in our established and emerging markets and geographies.”