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AECOM appoints Mark Whitney executive vice president and general manager of nuclear and environment services strategic business unit


AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced
today that Mark Whitney, a nuclear industry veteran, has been appointed
general manager and executive vice president of AECOM's nuclear and
environment strategic business unit. This appointment follows the
retirement of Dr. Todd Wright from this position and is effective Aug.
27, 2018.

"Mark Whitney's experience as our nuclear and environment chief
operating officer and his previous role with the U.S. Department of
Energy (DOE) will allow us to continue the strong momentum we have
developed in the government and commercial nuclear market. This
appointment will position us for further growth in the nuclear market,"
said John Vollmer, president of AECOM's Management Services group.

In his new role, Mr. Whitney will lead nuclear and environment
day-to-day operations; manage profit and loss, strategic initiatives and
business development activities; and oversee administrative and
operations support functions for AECOM's work with the U.S. DOE, the
U.K. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and other international
government and commercial clients.

He has 20 years' experience in leadership roles for the U.S. Department
of Energy and National Nuclear Security Administration, in both
government and the private sector. Prior to joining AECOM, Mr. Whitney
was a member of the U.S. Senior Executive Service with the DOE, serving
in a variety of leadership positions, most recently as the Principal
Deputy Assistant Secretary for DOE's Office of Environmental Management.
Before that, Mr. Whitney served as the acting Assistant Secretary for
Environmental Management and the Manager of Environmental Management's
Oak Ridge Office.

Within the DOE's National Nuclear Security Administration, he was the
acting Principal Assistant Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear
Nonproliferation, where he oversaw the operations of the Department's
global nuclear security and nonproliferation programs, and Assistant
Deputy Administrator for Nonproliferation and International Security.

Mr. Whitney holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters of Business
Administration in Finance & Investments from George Washington
University and is a graduate of the DOE's Nuclear Executive Leadership
Training Program.

Mr. Whitney is a recipient of the U.S. State Department's Superior Honor
Award for global leadership in nonproliferation and nuclear security and
received the Presidential Rank Award for sustained accomplishment as a
U.S. Government Senior Executive.


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